Fire at Starehe Boys school collapses a building
Fire engulfed Starehe Boys School on Saturday collapsing a building block. No boy or staff was hurt in the inferno
According to the school's acting director Josphat Mwaura, the fire started at 6:30pm but was put out a few hours later.
Fire at Starehe Boys collapses a building. The fire started this evening. There were efforts by the Nairobi County to put out the flames. pic.twitter.com/Rp0JJuP1mS— PEOPLE DAILY (@PeopleDailyKe) February 15, 2020
Response team from the Interior Ministry and Nairobi County helped to put out the fire.
"I wish to emphasise that the fire was in one building only, and that all boys and staff at the Centre have been accounted for" said the director.
Most of the boys went for the midterm break today and the few who were at the school when the fire broke out were all accounted for.