The country has continued to record incidents of fire and Chiwempala Market Annex in Chingola on the Copperbelt was gutted in the early hours of today.

 

The blaze affected 17 makeshift shops before it was put out.

 

Copperbelt police chief, Charity Katanga has confirmed the incident to 5fm News.

 

Meanwhile authorities are still investigating the cause of fires that have been previously recorded in the country with the COMESA Market inferno being among the recent cases.

 

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