Suspicious helicopters purported to be with a hidden agenda seen around Tana Delta area.  
Occurred in Tana Delta, Kenya on September 10, 2014
Reported by john2014 via SMS on September 19, 2014 in Kilelengwani, Kenya
Also heard by 13 other(s)

This rumour is confirmed true and is of medium priority – here's why:
IGP, DCIO confirmed the continuation of KDF operations in Tana River and Lamu, the helicopters were doing air surveillance
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Location Reported by Via Date
Kilelengwani, Kenya john2014 SMS 19-Sep-2014
Kipao, Kenya john2014 SMS 19-Sep-2014
Kipao, Kenya john2014 SMS 19-Sep-2014
Kipao, Kenya john2014 Voice / telephone 18-Sep-2014
Kipao, Kenya john2014 SMS 12-Sep-2014
Ngao, Kenya Christine Voice / telephone 10-Sep-2014
Kipao, Kenya Christine Voice / telephone 10-Sep-2014
Kipao, Kenya Christine SMS 10-Sep-2014
Ozi, Kenya anonymous Voice / telephone 10-Sep-2014
Nduru, Kenya john2014 Voice / telephone 10-Sep-2014
Ngao, Kenya anonymous Voice / telephone 10-Sep-2014
Ngao, Kenya john2014 Voice / telephone 10-Sep-2014
Ngao, Kenya john2014 Voice / telephone 10-Sep-2014
Kipao, Kenya john2014 SMS 10-Sep-2014
john2014
September 22, 2014 | 11:41 AM | john2014
MODERATOR From our inbox majority appreciated the fact that they were so worried but now they are at peace and especially right now it was announced country wide by the IGP extension of Lamu curfew and intensified KDF operations

CTuckwood
September 22, 2014 | 10:38 AM | CTuckwood
MODERATOR Good work on verifying and resolving this rumour. How did people react to our messages confirming and explaining it afterward?

john2014
September 14, 2014 | 9:50 AM | john2014
MODERATOR More report claims their was a group of 60 armed individuals and were planning to attack Moa and Chaluma village the villagers reported the matter when police came they arrested three of them and the rest escaped

john2014
September 14, 2014 | 9:45 AM | john2014
MODERATOR Sure either the helicopter was after some militia group hidden in the forest and this relate closely with the Ozi forest incident where KDF Helicopters were bombing from above

CTuckwood
September 10, 2014 | 1:47 PM | CTuckwood
MODERATOR Did the person reporting this explain what the "hidden agenda" is suspected to be?