Kenya thrown into darkness following a power blackout

Blackout throws Mombasa into darkness on January 9, 2018. Most of Kenya was thrown into darkness on January 9, 2018. PHOTO | MOHAMMED AHMED | NATION MEDIA GROUP

What you need to know:

  • Some traders were forced to close their businesses early due to the blackout.
  • Residents complained of being idle after the power blackout that has rocked the city.

Most parts of Kenya were in darkness following a widespread blackout on Tuesday night.

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