A fire has razed down Shivling Supermarket on Kisumu’s Oginga Odinga street in the morning hours of Saturday, January 30, 2021.
Reports indicate that the fire started at the bakery section although its cause is yet to be established.
Eye witnessed on the ground also revealed that an alarm was raised by the guards after seeing smoke coming from the supermarket.
Firefighters are on the ground trying to contain the fire that has since spread and consumed an unexplained amount of goods.
The building was previously occupied by Choppies Supermarket before the company wound up operations in the country.
Shivling supermarket at Kenya Re Building in kisumu
is up in smoke. Fire Fighters trying to put out the fire.#kisumu #ogingaodingastreet #fire#shivlingsupermarket #kisumucounty pic.twitter.com/g5o7ufCMgn
— ABDULQADIR M OMAR (@AbdulqadirOmar) January 30, 2021