[PHOTOS] Fire breaks out at Waranga House in Nairobi CBD

In Summary

• The fire started at 5.30am and firefighters are yet to contain it.

Waringa House in Nairobi CBD on Saturday, February 15, 2020.
Waringa House in Nairobi CBD on Saturday, February 15, 2020.
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A fire broke out at Waranga House along Sheikh Karume Road on Saturday morning.

The building has hardware shops on the ground floor, while residents live on the first floor.

No one was injured by the fire caused by welding works.

The fire started at 5.30am and Nairobi firefighters are yet to contain it.

The county deployed three fire engines to the scene.

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Nairobi county firefighters attempt to contain fire.
Nairobi county firefighters attempt to contain fire.
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Residents view the damage.
Residents view the damage.
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Waringa House on Ronald Ngala street.
Waringa House on Ronald Ngala street.
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Image: ANDREW KASUKU
Firefighting truck arrives at scene.
Firefighting truck arrives at scene.
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Traders near Waringa House.
Traders near Waringa House.
Firefighters attempt to contain fire.
Firefighters attempt to contain fire.
Firefighting engine.
Firefighting engine.
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