Cyprian Is Nyakundi
Front News

Suspicious Musingu High School dorm fire



More by this Author

A dormitory at Musingu High School caught fire on Saturday morning destroying property of unknown value.

The 9am fire burnt mattresses, beds, books and personal effects belonging to students.

The principal of the school, Bernard Lukuya, said the cause of the fire is yet to be established.

Mr Lukuyu said there is a possibility that the fire started after an electrical glitch.

The inferno started as electricians were wielding grills to secure the windows and enhance security against burglary during the long holiday period.

The principal said 354 KCSE candidates, who are in school, were not affected.


“We are waiting for investigations to establish the cause of the fire. The affected dormitory Madaraka-Taifa houses students in Form One, Two and Three who are at home for the holidays,” said Mr Lukuya.

Kakamega South sub-county police commander Joseph Chesire said two workers sustained slight burns and were rushed to Shibwe Sub-county Hospital for treatment.

Former Kakamega Senator Boni Khalwale visited the school and said a proper investigation should be conducted to establish the cause of the fire.

“This school has been in existence since 1965 and we have not been experiencing fire incidences. But in a period of two months, we are witnessing two fire incidents in the school. Something must have gone wrong somewhere,” said Mr Khalwale.

At the same time, MP Elsie Muhanda asked leaders to support students who have lost their property before they resume studies in January.


Source link

Would you like to get published on this Popular Blog? You can now email Cyprian Nyakundi any breaking news, Exposes, story ideas, human interest articles or interesting videos on: Videos and pictures can be sent to +254 710 280 973 on WhatsApp, Signal and Telegram.



Related posts

Kenyatta Cabinet Changes Revive Hope for Gender Parity

Cyprian, Is Nyakundi

Struggling Anne Kiguta

Cyprian, Is Nyakundi

Police Boss Died After Ksh1 Million Payment

Cyprian, Is Nyakundi