Traders are counting losses after a fire destroyed part of the Marikiti market in Nairobi’s Central Business District (CBD).
The alleged land is in dispute with Kenya Railways.
Traders warehouse used to house their trading materials have been completely destroyed by the fire.
Interestingly the fire occurred in the presence of security officers.
The incident came a day after Kenya Railways evicted some traders who operated at a site owned by the parastatal which is currently on an ownership dispute with the traders.