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Madagascar: A major fire destroyed about fifty houses in the heart of Tananarive




Madagascar: A major fire destroyed about fifty houses in the heart of Tananarive
A major fire broke out Wednesday around 1 p.m. in the popular neighborhood of Ambohibarikely Anosibe in the heart of Tananarive in a commercial area of the Malagasy capital.

The violent incident which caused no casualties has destroyed around fifty houses located near the largest market of Anosibe. The fire was put off by firefighters after two hours of intense struggle against the flames.

The material damage ware important in the wake of the fire and 300 people affected have been identified by local authorities.

The origin of the disaster has not yet been officially determined, as related by the newspaper L'Express of Madagascar.



Antso Rajaona


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