Mysterious fire kills 60-year-old woman in Mombasa

Remains of the house that was burnt in Likoni, Mombasa, on January 23, 2019. A 60-year-old woman died during the incident. PHOTO | HAMISI NGOWA | NATION MEDIA GROUP

What you need to know:

  • Madongani village elder, Bakari Juma Kandi’s wife was burnt beyond recognition in the Wednesday night inferno.
  • Mr Kandi told the Nation during his wife’s burial on Thursday afternoon that he was rescued by youths through the window.

A 60-year-old woman has died after fire destroyed a makuti-thatched house in Likoni, Mombasa.

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