We have a wide number of convenient ways to pay your electricity bills. All payments are posted in your electricity account on the same day.
We strongly encourage our customers to use the paybill numbers 888888 and 888880 for postpaid and prepaid bill payments respectively. Please follow the instructions below to top up your electricty.
Select “Pay Bill” from the M-Pesa menu.
Enter the Kenya Power business number 888 888.
Enter your new Kenya Power account number e.g.
Enter the amount you wish to pay which should be between Shs.
100 and Shs.35,000.
Enter your M-Pesa PIN.
How to Buy Kenya Power (KPLC) Prepaid Tokens via M-PESA Paybill Number 888880.
How to Buy Kenya Power (KPLC) Prepaid Tokens via Equitel
1. Select Eazzy Pay from your Equitel menu
A guide on how to quickly buy Kenya power tokens via Vendit Paybill number 501200 when official kplc paybill number fail.
Kenya Power some times can be annoying when you run out of tokens and you urgently need power back. This normally happens when KPLC token generating system is undergoing maintenance or its paybill has failures and cannot allow you to get tokens faster. Paybill 501200 is the solution for prepaid and postpay customers and below is how to go about it. (NOTE: Only use this method if KPLC official Paybill has dealys, otherwise use this guide to buy with Official Kenya Power Paybill)
If you have a pre-paid electricity meter, you definitely want a quick, easy and hassle free way to buy your electricity tokens.
Kenya Power Contact Centre.
Please call our Contact Centre hotline numbers 95551 or 0703070707 or 0732170170 for service-related enquiries.
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Kenya Power and Lightning Company has continually had to deal with grievances from most of its consumers about token pricing. The latter challenge has left many electricity users in Kenya unsatisfied with the current metric of buying tokens. Prepaid metering was deliberately adopted to introduce convenience into power billing systems. It is clear that many people still do not understand how Kenya power’s complex system run and allocate units. The main concern raised by consumers is varied possibilities in the number of tokens awarded for a given amount of money and time of the month.
Most Kenya power users prefer to buy token when the month is about to end, purposely to get more tokens. Prices of KPLC tokens are calculated automatically and are inclusive of a fixed monthly charges of KEs. Apart from KPLC token cost, mobile money costs of about KEs.
Managing Director & CEO Kenya Power during Kenya Power media briefing on the audited results for the financial year ended 30th June 2018. [Wilberforce Okwiri/Standard]
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