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Sad Morning As Gikomba Residents Encounter Big Loses After Fire Razed Gikomba Market

The fire, whose cause has not been set up, began at the Southern piece of the outside market inverse the Jua Kali segment and adjoining Muthurwa Primary School situated in Pumwani. 

Because of the fire, a few sheds were burnt up. A few merchants and other on-lookers who were on the ground, endeavored to rescue a portion of the property from the attacking fiery blaze. 

Kamukunji Member of Parliament, Yusuf Hassan, who likewise broke the information on the fiery blaze, expressed that few firemen showed up at the scene to put off the fire. 

"Disheartened that the part of the market has been gutted by one more fire and dealers are to confront endless misfortunes," Yusuf composed. 

" A furious fire is seething in the southern piece of the Gikomba Market inverse Jua Kali and adjoining Muthurwa Primary School in Pumwani. Firemen from different government units including the KDF are on the ground engaging to manage the burst," he added. 

When of distribution, the public authority and Nairobi County Government had not given an authority explanation on the reason for the fire and the expense of harm. 

The swap meet is well known with brokers who sell recycled garments, shoes, packs among different things. 

Be that as it may, the frequencies of fire have been on the ascent lately. In under two months, the market has been wrecked somewhere around strange fire again annihilating properties. 

Last August, one more fire was seen on the lookout. It broke out around evening time at the Molo Line region prevalently known as Ghorofani and seethed till day break. 

After the sad occurrence, the brokers sued Nairobi County Government requesting Ksh20 billion in remuneration. Through their agent, they contended that beginning around 2015, 15 fire rates have happened that have brought about enormous misfortunes. 

This comes as the public authority kept up with that they have plans ready to go to deflect repeat of comparable occurrences.

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