Nakumatt was compelled to suspend operations at the Ukay Center shopping center branch on Sunday taking after the downpour.
The exuberant downpours created surge water to enter the shopping center pulverizing products and clearing endlessly numerous others, bringing about tremendous misfortunes.
FULL STATEMENT FROM NAKUMATT HOLDINGS
Arising from the flash flooding challenges
experienced in parts of Nairobi and
specifically at the Ukay Centre shopping mall
in the Westlands business district, last night,
Nakumatt Holdings, wishes to confirm the
temporary suspension of operations at
Nakumatt Ukay Supermarket.
Nakumatt Ukay, which previously operated
on a round the clock basis, at the Ukay
Centre Ground and Mezzanine floors, will
remain closed for an indefinite period.
Following the temporary suspension of
operations, Nakumatt Highridge
Supermarket, will now (from tonight)
operate, as a 24hour outlet, to meet the
immediate customer needs within the
Westlands, Parklands Business districts and
We have also adjusted the operating times at
Nakumatt Westgate. Customers at Nakumatt
Westgate will enjoy an extended opening
hour regime, with a daily branch opening at
7am and closing at midnight, with immediate
Further, we are closely collaborating with
our Ukay Centre landlords among other
stakeholders who are onsite assessing the
We sincerely regret the inconvenience
occasioned to all our stakeholders and
commit to provide further details
Regional Operations &Strategy Director
However, Nakumatt holdings have declined to
answer questions on the location of the building.