Several people injured and a few dead after al-Shabaab attacks a bus heading to Kipini, two motorcyclists, and a saloon car at Nyongoro area along Minjila-Witu Road  
Occurred in Witu, Lamu County, Kenya on August 2, 2017, at 4:00 PM
Reported by anonymous via Internet on August 3, 2017, at 12:40 PM in Gamba, Kenya
Also heard by 7 other(s)

This rumour is confirmed true and is of high priority – here's why:
The insurgents attacked the Kipini Raha bus coming from Malindi heading to Kipini.The driver didn't stop and several people sustained bullet injuries and were rushed to Witu sub-district hospital. A few minutes later,some motorcyclists were slayed at the same spot while three occupants of a saloon car were burnt inside the car. Security officers pursued the militants but up to now no report of their arrest has been given.
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Location Reported by Via Date
Gamba, Kenya anonymous Internet 3-Aug-2017 @ 12:40 PM
Witu, Kenya anonymous Internet 3-Aug-2017 @ 12:20 PM
Witu, Kenya anonymous Internet 3-Aug-2017 @ 1:10 AM
Mpeketoni, Kenya wasongy Internet 2-Aug-2017 @ 4:10 PM
Witu, Kenya anonymous Internet 2-Aug-2017 @ 2:30 PM
Gamba, Kenya anonymous Internet 2-Aug-2017 @ 2:15 PM
Nyangoro, Kenya anonymous Internet 2-Aug-2017 @ 12:35 PM
Nyangoro, Kenya anonymous Internet 2-Aug-2017 @ 12:10 PM

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