Don't Send Queries to 'Kenya Power & Lighting Company (Kplc)' - Philippines-Based Facebook Page Impersonates Kenya Power
- Dec 2, 2021 5:21 pm GMT
Kenyans have been messaging the Facebook page "
But they've received no response.
The page clearly claims to represent Kenya power. "Kenya Power is a limited liability company which transmits, distributes and retails electricity to customers throughout Kenya," its about section reads. It also links to Kenya Power's official website, www.kplc.co.ke.
Yet the comments on the posts are mainly from desperate Kenyans asking for help with electricity problems in their neighbourhoods.
The page hasn't been updated for years. Its most recent post is from
Why isn't "
Verified page is 'Kenya Power Care'
"Good morning our esteemed customers, kindly beware of fake
The page "
The about section includes many ways Kenya Power customers can contact the utility.
It reads: "Got a question? Ask us here, on www.twitter.com/kenyapower or call 97771. Dial *977# to submit your meter readings, report a power outage or get your last three purchased tokens instantly."
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