A huge inferno broke out at Githurai Market near Riflo Industries, in Nairobi, on Monday morning.
According to reports, the fire razed down furniture at stalls in the usually busy market.
At the time of this writing, firefighters and police officers had arrived at the scene and were attempting to contain the fire.
The cause of the inferno was yet to be established.
The fire reportedly destroyed property valued to be worth millions of shillings.
Witnesses revealed that there was a snarl-up along Thika Superhighway moments after the fire broke out. Motorists were advised to use an alternative route.