Pondering on how to pay your electricity bill with Safaricom’s MPesa and avoid the long queues at KPLC offices? Well this post is for you as it takes you through the step by step process of paying KPLC stima bill on your phone >> How to pay KPLC Electricity Bill via MPesa!
As a kick start, M-Pesa is one of the most popular mobile transfer platforms in East Africa. It is fast, secure and convenient hence preferred by both individuals and businesses. KPLC is amongst the many businesses that allow customers to make payments via M-Pesa.
The following steps apply for customers who want to pay their KPLC electricity bill via M-Pesa using the pay bill number 888888:
Step One: Access your M-Pesa Menu
Safaricom’s M-Pesa Menu can easily be accessed via any mobile phone. Simply locate the SIM Toolkit (STK) on your device and you will be taken to a menu with Safaricom+, M-PESA and Contact Backup. For this purpose, choose M-PESA.
Step Two: Select Lipa na M-Pesa
The M-Pesa menu comes with various options for the user. These include: Send Money, Withdraw Cash, Buy Airtime, M-Shwari, Lipa na M-PESA and My Account. Choose Lipa na M-PESA.
Step Three: Select Pay Bill
The Lipa na M-PESA menu comprises two main options notably: Search SIM Contacts and Enter business no. The first one is suitable for those who have saved the Pay Bill number in their contacts. If not, just key in the business number 888888 which in this case, is Kenya Power business number and then press OK.
Step Four: Enter the account no.
Upon keying in the business number, you are taken to a menu with two options gain notably: Search SIM Contacts and Enter account no. The account number is simply your full Kenya Power Acc. Number e.g. 123456-01. Be careful and make sure that you put in the right digits. Then press OK.