Kenyans online were on Sunday evening treated to photos of Nakumatt employees restocking various branches as the retailer promised customers of a major comeback.
The photos provoked many likes and happy comments from the outlet’s customers who urged the management to fight on and restock all its branches.
Nakumatt has been in a spiral due to massive debts owed to suppliers estimated at Sh15 billion as at February 2015.
Last month, the retailer shut down its Thika Road Mall (TRM) branch, barely a month after closing its outlet at the NextGen Mall on Mombasa Road after just nine months of operations.
Nakumatt and Tuskys recently announced confidential merger talks, but a formal agreement was yet to be reached.
On Sunday, the management said it had “embarked on a structured process of turning around our business.”
Here are photos of the overnight restocking exercise and comments from excited customers.
Here is what Kenyans on social media had to say.