Comesa market Lusaka second class trading area has gone up in flames.
Fire fighters have been battling the inferno for hours.
Unscrupulous individuals were seen looting from market shops as fire raged on.
This is the third market to be burnt down in Zambia this year, The first was Soweto in Lusaka, followed by Buteko in Mufulira.
The cause of the fire is not yet known.
More details to come…