For the 4th time in 4 years, Kampala’s Owino market has once again gone up in flames. the fire broke out this morning at approximatly 4:00am.
The rabbit warren of a market makes up a large section of downtown Kampala and is the largest open air market in Kampala. On the scene in the early hours this morning, the New Vision newspaper took these photos.
More photos from the fire can be seen on the New Vision facebook page.
Dramatic photos from the 2011 fire at Owino can be seen on Tom White’s photography site.