On the morning of November 20, a devastating fire erupted in a commercial building situated adjacent to the Musanze taxi park, according to information obtained by The New Times.
Hamiss Bizimana, the Mayor of Musanze District, confirmed the incident, revealing that while the commercial building incurred damage, the swift intervention of the Police Fire Brigade successfully extinguished the flames.
As investigations into the incident are still underway, Bizimana stated, “The cause of the fire and the extent of the damage are yet to be determined.”
In the aftermath of the fire, authorities are actively engaged in post-fire recovery efforts aimed at providing support to the affected individuals. The community is coming together to address the consequences of the incident and assist those impacted.
The incident serves as a reminder of the importance of emergency response measures and the resilience of local emergency services in managing and mitigating the effects of unforeseen events. The New Times will continue to provide updates as more details emerge from the ongoing investigation.