Cushites in Tana county are struggling for the top political posts in the county government so as to stabilise themselves for tribal clashes that the Pokomo believe will occur  
Occurred in Tana River, Kenya
Reported by john2014 via SMS on July 4, 2014 in Garsen, Kenya
Also heard by 2 other(s)

This rumour is impossible to verify but probably false and is of high priority – here's why:
Since the coming into power of the Cushites no violence has taken place and of recent the Governor on National Broadcast was requesting the National Government to implement TJRC report recommendations that mostly address historical injustices in the country

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Location Reported by Via Date
Garsen, Kenya john2014 SMS 4-Jul-2014
Kipao, Kenya john2014 Voice / telephone 2-Jul-2014
Kenya, Kenya john2014 SMS 30-Nov--0001
July 2, 2014 | 8:17 AM | john2014
MODERATOR The orma on the other side believe its the pokomo using MRC inorder to distabilize the region and recapture political sit

June 27, 2014 | 10:21 AM | john2014
MODERATOR Most people link this to the Mpeketoni, Witu attacks and believe the cushites are using Al Shabab for ethnic cleansing in order to re capture the political sits