Huge fire sweeps through Gikomba market in Nairobi

The fire at Gikomba Market, Nairobi on October 6, 2017. PHOTO | ANTHONY OMUYA | NATION MEDIA GROUP

What you need to know:

  • The fire took hold at the fish and groceries section at about 3am on Friday.
  • Devolution Cabinet Secretary Mwangi Kiunjuri has vowed stern action against those who might have started a fire.
  • No casualties have been reported.

Firefighters in Nairobi are battling a huge fire at Gikomba market after a blaze broke out in the open air market.

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