Lorry driver from Ngao attacked by a group of unknown people in Manono-Tara location and beaten thoroughly and warned not to use that route again otherwise the truck will be set ablaze  
Occurred in Chara, Kenya on February 20, 2016, at 9:30 PM
Reported by anonymous via SMS on February 21, 2016, at 1:45 PM in Ngao, Kenya
Also heard by 1 other(s)

This rumour is confirmed true and is of high priority – here's why:
The lorry driver and his tun-boy were assaulted the matter is investigated by Police

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Location Reported by Via Date
Ngao, Kenya anonymous SMS 21-Feb-2016 @ 1:45 PM
Ngao, Kenya anonymous Voice / telephone 21-Feb-2016 @ 10:40 AM
February 25, 2016 | 9:57 AM | CTuckwood
MODERATOR Has there been any information about the reason why the attackers don't want the lorry using that route?

February 23, 2016 | 7:59 AM | john2014
MODERATOR Its alleged those people who committed the felony are known by the local village elders who intervened when the attack was happening. Investigations are ongoing into the matter

February 22, 2016 | 4:35 AM | john2014
MODERATOR 2nd reporter- " Orma beats a lorry driver from Ngao in Golbanti because the lorry threw dust on them"