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Kitchen fire prompts Lonrho House evacuation

27 June 2012, 17:07

Nairobi – There was panic in Nairobi on Wednesday when a small fire broke out at the 20 storey-Lonrho House located on Standard Street, prompting the building management to order an evacuation.

The fire started shortly before 1pm at Pasara, an up market restaurant located in the building’s ground floor.

Police and the building management confirmed that no casualties were reported as a result of the inferno which was thought to have been caused by an electric fault.

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