Kenya airport fire was electrical fault, not terrorism

2013-10-07 08:57

A fire that gutted the arrivals building at Kenya's main airport in August was caused by an electrical fault, not terrorism, the government said.

Looting during Kenya airport fire

2013-08-08 22:05

First responders to the Kenya airport fire, stole electronics and money from an ATM, officials say.

No quick fix for Nairobi airport

2013-08-07 23:05

The international terminals at Nairobi's main airport have been reduced to a charred shell with wreckage hanging down from a caved in roof and water dripping down blackened walls.


Fire guts Nairobi airport

2013-08-07 11:52

A massive fire destroyed the arrivals hall at Kenya's main international airport, forcing the closure of East Africa's largest airport and the rerouting of all inbound flights. Watch.

2 comments2969 Views

Kenyan airport fire

2013-08-07 08:52

A massive fire broke out at Nairobi's Jomo Kenyatta International Airport on Wednesday. See all the pictures.

22 comments 14481 Views

Cops quizzed in Kenya airport fire looting

2013-08-10 14:57

Investigators in Kenya are questioning police and airport workers suspected of taking advantage of a fire at Nairobi's main airport this week to steal cash and alcohol.

Kenya airport fire mystery

2013-08-08 21:10

Terrorism has been ruled out as the cause of the Kenya airport fire, but the origin remains a mystery.

Flights to Nairobi resume on Thursday

2013-08-07 16:17

Kenya Airways says its first overseas flights to land at the capital's fire-damaged airport will arrive as scheduled early on Thursday.


Kenyan airport fire damage

2013-08-07 11:26

A massive fire destroyed the arrivals hall at Kenya's main international airport. See all the latest pictures of the major damage.

2 comments 6925 Views

Jobs in Cape Town [change area]

Property [change area]

Travel - Look, Book, Go! - shop online today

Valentine’s Day gifts – 14 Feb!

Gifts to spoil him and her. While stocks last. Shop now!

Games on Sale!

Save up to 60% on selected games. While stocks last. Shop now!

Up to 30% off All Textbooks

Save up to 30% off an extensive range of prescribed textbooks for all major universities and FET colleges. Shop Now!

Save up to 40% on outdoor accessories!

Tents, sleeping, day packs and more. While stocks last. Shop now!

30% off fragrances

Get 30% off fragrances for him and her. While stocks last. Shop now!

OLX Free Classifieds [change area]

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.