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Uganda tanker fire kills 29 people   At least 29 people have been killed in the Ugandan capital after a car crashed into a fuel tanker, police say Fire kills nine children in Senegal   Nine children have been killed by a fire at a Koranic school near the centre of Senegal's capital, Dakar Lagos Island fireworks blaze kills at least one   An explosion in a warehouse has sparked a major fire and killed at least one person in Lagos, Nigeria's largest city and commercial capital Dozens die in pipeline fire Map of Nairobi Kenya
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B. 2017-07-12 Italy wildfires: Tourists rescued by boat from Calampiso Calampiso, Sicily
C. 2016-09-05 23 die in Ethiopia prison fire over weekend Kilinto prison, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
D. 2016-07-05 EgyptAir crash: Recorder shows pilots 'battled fire' Mediterranean Sea, Egypt
E. 2016-02-02 Fire forces plane to make emergency landing in Somalia Mogadishu, Somalia
5. 2015-06-23 Fire destroys parts of largest market in Kenya Gikomba Market, Nairobi, Kenya
2015-06-04 Ghana petrol station inferno kills 150 in Accra Kwame Nkrumah Circle, Accra, Ghana
7. 2015-01-11 Fire damages historic hotel in Ethiopia Taitu Hotel, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
8. 2014-07-28 Huge blaze spreads at fuel storage depot in Tripoli Tripoli, Libya
9. 2013-08-10 Police looting in Kenya fire probed Nairobi, Kenya

Fire damages historic hotel in Ethiopia   2 people were taken to the hospital after being rescued from the fire at the Taitu Hotel which was built in 1907   Huge blaze spreads at fuel storage depot in Tripoli   A huge blaze engulfing Libya's biggest fuel storage facility in the capital, Tripoli, has spread to a second tank Police looting in Kenya fire probed   Police officers and airport workers are being questioned over suspected acts of looting during this week's fire at an airport in Kenya's cap... Flights resume after Nairobi airport fire   International flights have resumed at the main airport in Kenya's capital, following fire that gutted parts of the airport Delays after fire at Nairobi airport   Air travellers across Africa are facing long delays after a huge fire ripped through the main airport in Kenya's capital, Nairobi, forcing its... Major fire closes Nairobi airport Map of Nairobi Kenya
Italy wildfires: Tourists rescued by boat from Calampiso Map of Calampiso Italy  Around 700 tourists have been rescued by boat from wildfires in Sicily, as swathes of southern Italy battle blazes 23 die in Ethiopia prison fire over weekend   The Kilinto prison on the outskirts of the capital, Addis Ababa, is where many opposition figures and journalists are held EgyptAir crash: Recorder shows pilots 'battled fire'   Pilots of the EgyptAir jet that crashed in the Mediterranean Sea in May battled to extinguish a fire, the cockpit voice recorder reportedly ... Fire forces plane to make emergency landing in Somalia   A passenger jet has made an emergency landing at Mogadishu's international airport after a fire broke out on board the commercial flight   Fire destroys parts of largest market in Kenya   A fire has consumed parts of Gikomba Market in Nairobi, destroying an area where vendors sell second-hand clothes imported from Western coun... Ghana petrol station inferno kills 150 in Accra Map of Kwame Nkrumah Circle Accra Ghana


year 2017 Top ^

Jul.12   Sicily


year 2016 Top ^

Sep.5   Ethiopia
Jul.5   Egypt
Feb.2   Somalia


year 2015 Top ^

Jun.23   Kenya
Jun.4   Ghana
  The fire started as people in the city are trying to cope with two days of heavy rain, which has left many homeless and without power
Jan.11   Ethiopia


year 2014 Top ^

Jul.28   Libya


year 2013 Top ^

Aug.10   Kenya
Aug.7   Kenya
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Aug.6   Kenya
  The Kenya Airports Authority (KAA) said Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) had been closed and passengers evacuated
 Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) has been closed, passengers evacuated and incoming flights diverted

Jun.30   Uganda
Mar.4   Senegal


year 2012 Top ^

Dec.26   Nigeria


year 2011 Top ^

Sep.12   Kenya
  A fuel pipeline exploded in a densely populated Nairobi slum Monday morning, killing at least 55 people but likely more


year 2010 Top ^

Nov.27   South Africa Fire from lightning kills 7 at nursery party
Mar.17   Uganda Uganda tense after fire guts cultural site Jan.2   Ghana Fire guts parts of market

year 2009 Top ^

Jan.31   Kenya   At least 100 people killed in oil fire
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  An overturned petrol tanker caught fire on a highway and exploded and hundreds of people gathered to collect spilled fuel.    Dozens of people have also been injured in the blaze. Kenyan media critici...
Jan.30   Kenya 13 bodies found in scorched shop

year 2006 Top ^

Feb.4   Egypt Officials: Fire made ferry sink
  Transport minister has said a blaze set off a sequence of events that led it to sink in the Red Sea

year 2002 Top ^

Nov.1   Morocco Jail fire kills 49
  Most of the deaths were due to smoke inhalation. Fire at the Sidi Moussa prison was due to an electrical short Feb.20   Egypt Train inferno kills 350
  Blaze was caused by a cooker used by a passenger to heat food. Some victims died when they jumped from the moving train Jan.28   Nigeria Lagos blasts leave 500 dead
  killed as a result of a series of huge explosions at an army munitions dump
Jan.20   Congo Goma petrol station blast kills 50  Lava flows have ignited a petrol station. People were trying to siphon fuel from the elevated tanks

year 2001 Top ^

Mar.25   Kenya Fire kills 58 children
  58 students have been killed in a fire at a boarding school. 28 were seriously injured


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