A massive power outage has plunged parts of Kenya and Uganda in darkness.
The utility firms in charge of electricity distribution have confirmed the incident, saying they were working to fix the problem.
Umeme’s has tweeted that the outage has affected “many areas” in Uganda:
We are aware of the wide area outage affecting many areas. Our teams are currently working with @uetcl to establish the cause, resolve it and restore supply ASAP.
— Umeme Limited (@UmemeLtd) January 9, 2018
Kenya Power says that the capital, Nairobi and surrounding areas have been affected:
— Nairobi News (@Nairobi_News) January 9, 2018
Credit: BBC Africa
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