(Photo) KenGen says a monkey was to blame for the nationwide blackout on Tuesday
Nairobi, KENYA: A rogue monkey is to blame for the nationwide black out witnessed on Tuesday this is after it got into a power station and triggered the nation wide power outage.
In a press release by KenGen in Tuesday, the monkey climbed on the roof of Gitaru power station and dropped onto a transformer tripping it.
The statement continues to say the system had been restored and that all power generating units were operating normally.
Below is the press release:
The question that has been lingering on people’s mind, is did the monkey survive ? According to KenGen It survived the incident and was handed over to the Kenyan Wildlife Service.
Check out the monkey’s pic on the next page