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Kenya Power gets acting CEO as officials face court

Engineer Jared Omondi Otieno has been appointed acting Managing Director at Kenya Power after the prosecution of Ken Tarus who headed the organisation. Energy Cabinet Secretary Charles Keter says the appointment was made following a day-long meeting by the Kenya Power Board to bridge the...

Kenya Power seeks stiffer penalties for vandalism

Utility firm says it is losing Ksh 500 million in revenue to vandalism and other related crimes annually, adding if this is not addressed, it could be quite destructive to its operations and health of business

Kenya Power to invest Sh1.63b to boost North Rift supply

Kenya Power has set aside Ksh 1.63 billion to finance various projects aimed at strengthening the distribution network in North Rift region, to provide adequate and reliable power supply. The ongoing projects, targeted to be completed by the end of 2018, include construction of new substations and...

Audit links 350 irregularly contracted firms to 18 KP employees

In an audit report ordered by Kenya Power Managing Director Ken Tarus, 350 out 500 contractors were found not to have met the set criteria, leading to the dismissal of 18 Kenya Power staff

Kenya Power demands Standard apology over bills exposé

Utility firm says it was duped by KTN and that story was largely one sided, laced with malice and unfounded allegations made by the customer as part of "inflated bills" campaign

Kenya Power assures manufacturers of adequate power supply

Chief Executive Officer Dr Ken Tarus said company was keen on identifying power supply challenges to large power consumers