How to buy Kenya Power (KPLC) prepaid tokens using the M-PESA paybill number 888880.

•Open your Safaricom SIM Tool Kit, then the M-PESA menu, select “Lipa na M-PESA”

• Select “Pay invoice”

• Select “Enter business number”, enter the Lipa na M-PESA payment invoice number of KPLC 888880 and press “OK”

• Select “Enter account number”, enter your KPLC prepaid meter number (eg 0100 xxxx xxxx x) press “OK”

• “Enter Amount”, between KSh100 and 35.000 and press “OK”

• Enter your M-PESA PIN and press “OK”

• Confirm that all details are correct and press “OK”

• M-PESA HAKIKISHA, you will receive a notification with the name of the intended recipient, eg. “Pay Kenya Power KSh1,000.00 for account 0100 xxxx xxxx x Press 1 within 20 seconds to ABORT this transaction.” To abort an erroneous transaction, enter “1” and hit Submit within 20 seconds. By pressing “Cancel” the transaction will be completed.

• You will receive a confirmation SMS from M-PESA.

• KPLC will then generate a valid prepaid token for your meter and send it via SMS