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Tanzania: Traders in Tears as Fire Razes Down Market

Fire Storm Kariakoo Market Leaving Businessmen In Tears

Just months after fire the Gikomba market in Kenya caught fire, another famous market in Tanzania Known as Kariakoo has caught fire leaving most of the traders in tears.

The fire that broke out last night at 8:00 am has detroyed their properties as they tried to put it off as fast as possible. The traders have complained of people stealing their goods as the rescue mission was underway.

The fire fighters arrived at the scene and managed to put off the fire. Prime minister Kassim Majaliwa has asked all businemen to keep of the market to allow a 7 day investigation to investigate the root cause of the fire.

" If it turnouts that somebody is involved in the accident we shall punish him accordingly", said Kassim Majaliwa.

Such incidences of market fires have been on the rise here in Kenya as the traders claim that is the work of highered goons who do it intentionally to get funds from the government.

What do you think could be the reasons for frequent market fires?

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