Vice President Kwesi Amissah-Arthur has tasked the Interior Ministry to set up a commission of inquiry to investigate recent fires in the country.

His call is coming after fire gutted several shops at the Kantamanto market in Accra Sunday morning.

There have been many fire outbreaks across the country recently.

Vice President Amissah-Arthur who visited the market hours after the blaze to speak to the traders assured them that the Interior Ministry will soon investigate Sunday’s inferno and other outbreaks in the country.