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Business highlights – We have connected 5.9 million homes to the national grid, says Kenya Power amid conflicting reports

We have connected 5.9 million homes to the national grid, says Kenya Power amid conflicting reports Kenya Power has confirmed that 5.9 million customers have been connected to the grid

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Kenya Power employee jailed for illegal power connection

Kenya Power had earlier published a notice cautioning the public against fraudsters impersonating company staff and demanding bribes from customers to avoid disconnection. Kenya Power Employee Mr.Rashid Ngetich arrested for

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Business highlights – Power prices remain high as government seeks electricity imports from Uganda to cover Kenya’s low supply

Power prices remain high as government seeks electricity imports from Uganda to cover Kenya’s low supply Kenya’s government imported 20.87 million kilowatt hours (kWh) from Uganda in the first month

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Business highlights – KenGen seeks approval to pass on plant maintenance expenses to consumers

Cost of power likely to rise as KenGen seeks approval to pass on plant maintenance expenses to consumers The cost of electricity could rise after power producer KenGen sought regulator

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KenGen drops by 17 Percent

An additional 5MWof geothermal energy was connected to the grid from its innovative wellhead programme in December 2016 The project to be funded by the Japanese International Cooperation Agency (JICA) to

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Business highlights – MPs move to bail out broke universities with Ksh662 million lifeline

Government refuses to import genetically modified maize as food crisis worsens The government has refused to lift an importation ban on genetically modified maize, despite an acute shortage of the

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Business highlights – Government moves to create 2 million agriculture sector jobs

Energy projects gain traction as government moves to connect every consumer to the grid within 3 years Kenya’s energy projects are gaining traction though consumers are yet to feel their

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Business highlights – Former Kisumu MP Ken Nyagudi sues Kenya Power for Ksh527 million

Former Kisumu MP Ken Nyagudi sues Kenya Power for Ksh527 million Former Kisumu Town West Member of Parliament, Ken Nyagudi has sued Kenya Power The ex-legislator is seeking Ksh527 million

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Energy Ministry denies claims that cost of power is on the rise The Energy ministry has disputed official data indicating that electricity prices have risen under President Uhuru Kenyatta’s administration.

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Brewers face five year jail term, Ksh100,000 fine over beer adverts Chief executives of three breweries face a five-year jail term and a fine of Sh100,000 after they were fingered

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