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Nairobi Grapples With Kerosene Shortage


A section of Nairobi residents are grappling with the persistent shortage of Kerosene.

The residents claim that they have been looking for kerosene in various petrol stations for three weeks to no success.

The residents claim that the alternative means of cooking which is gas is quiet expensive and unaffordable.

A spot check conducted in various petrol stations in Eastleigh Section three revealed long queues of people looking forward to buy kerosene.

Parts of the country is facing a fuel shortage despite a stable flow of imports.

Some traders claim that Oil Marketing Companies are hoarding kerosene speculating higher prices in the coming days.