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Fighting Fire in Nairobi with Just One Fire Enginei
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July 12, 2013 7:59 PM
The growing population of Kenya’s capital, Nairobi, seems to be outpacing the capacity of the city’s emergency services. VOA East Africa Correspondent Gabe Joselow reports on the city’s overstretched fire department, and the steps residents are taking to fend for themselves.

Fighting Fire in Nairobi with Just One Fire Engine

Published July 12, 2013

The growing population of Kenya’s capital, Nairobi, seems to be outpacing the capacity of the city’s emergency services. VOA East Africa Correspondent Gabe Joselow reports on the city’s overstretched fire department, and the steps residents are taking to fend for themselves.


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