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Some of the Allegations being Made by Kenyans on the Possible Cause of Fire at Gikomba Market

TrippleM 06/25/2020

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Gikomba Market. [ Source/ Nairobi resident/ tweeter]

Most Kenyan businessmen and women who have been operating in Gikomba Market have woke up in shock and sadness as they receive the bad news of their lives that the market has once again been burnt down by the fire.

The fire which has been reported by some of the residents staying around the market, through their social media platforms including tweeter, has caused a lot of losses as goods and building structures worth millions have been turned to ashes.

This has been a big blow not only to the business people operating in the market but also to the entire nation since most markets from all corners of the country received most of their goods from Gikomba where prices have always been very low.

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Photo: Current situation at Gikomba Market. [Tweeter/ courtesy]

However, this situation has made a section of Kenyans to raise many questions since this is not the first time fire has burnt millions of Goods in the market.

As highlighted by some Kenyans, these fire tragedies at Gikomba Market have been happening almost annually and there must be some other unknown reasons behind it.

Here are some of the questions and Opinions raised by a section of Kenyans concerning the tragedy.

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Some of the screenshots from tweeter showing different reactions from a section of Kenyans concerning the possible causes of fire at the Market.

To some of their opinions, these tragedies are abnormal and are unlikely to happen just like an accident. Instead, they are likely to be caused by various cartels, land grabbers, heartless people, and also as a result of constant struggle for urban space.

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