A fire has razed one of the dormitories at the Senior Chief Koinange Girls High School in Kiambu.

According to the Kenya Red Cross Society, the fire which broke out at about 5.00am suspected to have been started by some of the students there but no injury was reported.

Villagers joined in efforts to contain the fire suspected to have been started by some students.Police, however, say there were no injuries reported since the fire broke out at 5am.

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Police and other witnesses say students’ valuables have been destroyed in the incident.Fire engines from the Kiambu county government joined in the efforts to contain the inferno.

Before closure of second term, there was a series of school fires countrywide in what security bosses attributed to rising cases of student indiscipline.