Five injured in Nairobi estate blast

Three injured in Nairobi explosion
Mr Peter Munyoki (right) being rushed to hospital after a morning explosion in Nairobi's Eastleigh estate November 16, 2012. The area was again the target of another attack December 5, 2012. FILE | NATION MEDIA GROUP 

At least five people were reported injured when an explosion rocked Eastleigh estate in Kenya's capital Nairobi, Wednesday evening.

The blast, police and witnesses said, went off on a road side near a supermarket, inuring mostly pedestrians.

Confirming the incident, Nairobi Area police chief Moses Ombati said the victims of the 7pm (+3GMT) explosion were taken to hospital.

Another explosion rocked the estate on November 16, 2012.

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