There is massive power blackout in Kenya today caused by a a system fault.
Kenya Power has said they are battling to identify the fault and restore power supply as quickly as possible.
“A power system disturbance has led to the loss of electricity supply in most parts of Nairobi and adjacent areas. We are sorry about that. It is a known issue and we hope to have it fixed as soon as possible,” General Manager in charge of networks Daniel Tare said in a statement.
In 2016, Several parts of the country suffered power outage following a fault at Gitaru power generation station on River Tana.
In a statement, Kenya Power said the blackout that lasted from about 11.30 am to 3 pm was caused by a mishap at the hydro station.