An Indian operated building materials and drinks store Guru Nanak Enterprise at No. 30 Makeni Road, close to the intersection between NP Petrol Station and RC Primary School in central Kabala caught fire at about 3am, Tuesday, May 31, 2022.  

According to reports, the shop was full with goods and as such, properties worth billions of leones have been destroyed by the inferno.

Adding that, no live was lost in the incident but both the top and lower floors were completely burnt down.

The cause of the fire is not immediately known but our team of investigators are on the ground and will keep you updated.


It could be recalled that Northern Star Newspaper has been continuously reporting past fire incidents in the district and bringing them to the attention of the authorities to provide water tanks but to no avail.

This incident comes just when victims are recovering from the other incident few months ago involving shops belonging to business people and a former Member of Parliament, Hon. Sheriff.