Photos: The darkest 24 hour economy, Corona switched off Kisii street lights?

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The Dark Kisii Hotel Junction to County Headquarters street.
The Dark Kisii Hotel Junction to County Headquarters street.

The Kisii town 24 hours economy has darkened. The town has been thrown into thick darkness for days now. All the recently launched and old street lights within CBD went off mysteriously. Both Solar and electric lights are not currently functioning.

Along Kisii County Treasury
Along Kisii County Treasury

On 22nd May, Kisii Governor James Ongwae allegedly launched the lights to keep the economy lit amid the pandemic. The busy main street along Kisii-Kisumu highway is dimly lit with lights from shops.

“Launched street lights within Kisii Town. This initiative, which is a partnership between the National and the County government, is in line with our objective of promoting security of the residents which is key in the growth of a 24- hour economy in Kisii Town,” He posted on his Facebook Page.

At Kawanji in Kisii town on your way to Zonic
At Kawanji in Kisii town on your way to Zonic