How To Buy KPLC Tokens Faster Without Delay [2021]

KPLC token delay is a very common scenario that occurs after one has made a token purchase via a paybill number (mostly 888880) and the token recharge message is not sent immediately afterwards.

The cause of the delay is usually attributed to network/maintenance issues and it can take several hours to finally receive the message unless prior intervention is sought. 

However, there are other avenues with which one can use to buy KPLC tokens faster without any delay and they are listed below.

Via vendIT

How To Buy KPLC Tokens Using vendIT

VendIT is an alternative payment method for customers to buy prepaid tokens as well as pay postpaid bills for electricity using paybill number 501200 which is available across all mobile network operators.

Below are procedures on how to purchase vendIT tokens using Mpesa (Safaricom), Airtel Money (Airtel), Equitel (Equity) and T-Kash (Telkom)

Buy vendIT tokens via Mpesa

  1. Go to M-PESA,
  2. Select Lipa na M-PESA,
  3. Select Pay Bill,
  4. Enter business no. “501200 “, 
  5. Enter Account no. “Enter your Kenya Power meter/ account no.”,
  6. Enter Amount,
  7. Enter M-PESA PIN.

Buy vendIT tokens via Airtel Money

  1. Go to Airtel Money,
  2. Select Make Payments,
  3. Select Pay Bill,
  4. Select Other
  5. Enter business no. “501200 “, 
  6. Enter Amount,
  7. Enter Airtel Money PIN. 
  8. Enter Account no. “Enter your Kenya Power meter/ account no.”,

Buy vendIT tokens via Equitel

  1. Go to Equitel,
  2. Select My Money,
  3. Select Eazzy Pay,
  4. Select Pay Bill,
  5. Select Enter business no.
  6. Enter business number. “501200 “, 
  7. Enter account number. “Enter your Kenya Power meter/ account no.”,
  8. Enter Amount,
  9. Confirm your transaction and press “OK”
  10. Enter Equitel PIN. 
  11. Enter “1” to confirm payment.

Buy vendIT tokens via T-Kash

  1. Dial *160# to access T-Kash via USSD,
  2. Select Pay Bill,
  3. Enter biller no. “501200 “,
  4. Enter Account no. “Enter your Kenya Power meter/ account no.”,
  5. Enter Amount,
  6. Enter T-Kash PIN.

Via PesaPal 

How To Buy KPLC Tokens Using PesaPal

Pesapal provides a simple, safe and secure way for individuals and businesses to make and accept payments in Kenya. It offers extensive payment options which include major mobile network providers such as Mpesa and Airtel Money.

Below are the steps on how to purchase tokens via Pesapal using Mpesa (Safaricom) and Airtel Money ( Airtel )

Buy PesaPal tokens via Mpesa

  1. Go to the M-pesa Menu
  2. Select Pay Bill
  3. Enter Business No. 220220
  4. Enter Account No as PAWA followed by your 11-digit meter number
  5. Enter the Amount 
  6. Enter your M-Pesa PIN then send

Buy PesaPal tokens via Airtel Money

  1. Go to the Airtel Money Menu
  2. Select Make payments
  3. Select Pay Bill then Other
  4. Under business name enter pesapal
  5. Enter Amount
  6. Enter your Airtel Money PIN
  7. Under Reference enter PAWA followed by your 11-digit meter number