Eight people riding on boda boda (passenger motorbike) killed in Lamu  
Occurred in Lamu, Kenya on July 21, 2014
Reported by john2014 via SMS on July 22, 2014 in Shirikisho, Kenya

This rumour is probably false and is of low priority – here's why:
If such an incident happened it would have received media attention as it occured during the tensions in Lamu. Eight people is a number that cannot go unnoticed and wold have been an outcry in social media.

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Location Reported by Via Date
Shirikisho, Kenya john2014 SMS 22-Jul-2014
July 22, 2014 | 3:47 AM | Christine
Inquired with a staff member from an NGO in Lamu. However due to extensiveness of Lamu more details of where exactly the incident occurred is needed to verify.