Most Common Rumours

Updated Occurred Rumour Status Sightings
18-Aug-2017 13-Aug-2017 The Mungiki (a deadly vigilant... Probably false 125
3-Sep-2015 31-Oct-2014 A serious fight ensued in Bora... Confirmed true 31
11-Jan-2016 30-Jul-2015 We have received information t... Confirmed true 26
31-Aug-2014 25-Aug-2014 One young man from Kipao badly... Confirmed true 25
24-Sep-2015 1-Mar-2015 A series of anti-Muslim hate s... Confirmed true 24
30-Sep-2015 1-Apr-2015 Anti-Muslim hate speeches have... Confirmed true 21
8-Aug-2017 7-Aug-2017 Bomb attack by suspected al-Sh... Confirmed true 21
9-Aug-2017 9-Aug-2017 Tensions rising in Mathare as ... Confirmed true 20
6-Aug-2015 3-Aug-2015 We have been told that there i... Confirmed true 18
3-Sep-2015 20-May-2015 Teachers received message of i... Confirmed true 16
11-Jan-2016 21-Feb-2015 A big fire broke out in Kilele... Confirmed true 16
3-Apr-2016 7-Oct-2015 Radical Buddhist Monk Touring ... Confirmed true 15
12-Apr-2016 4-Dec-2015 Extremist U Wirathu toured Yan... Confirmed true 15
21-Sep-2014 10-Sep-2014 Suspicious helicopters purport... Confirmed true 14
13-Oct-2015 2-May-2015 A number of hate speeches have... Confirmed true 13
31-Mar-2016 30-Mar-2016 Ethnic related killings in Hol... Confirmed true 13
5-Apr-2016 1-Nov-2015 In November, U Wirathu toured ... Confirmed true 12
7-Oct-2014 2-Oct-2014 A white aircraft is seen at on... Confirmed true 12
11-Aug-2017 10-Aug-2017 There are widespread protests ... Under investigation 12
13-May-2015 12-May-2015 An Aircraft heard moving above... Confirmed true 11
13-Oct-2014 29-Sep-2014 Several houses torched in Kats... Impossible to verify but probably true 11
7-Apr-2015 6-Apr-2015 Increased fear of fire outbrea... Confirmed true 11
14-Aug-2017 9-Aug-2017 The tallying centre in Hola is... Confirmed true 11
6-Mar-2016 11-Jul-2015 In the month of July, Ashin Wi... Confirmed true 10
19-Feb-2015 18-Feb-2015 Heavy gunshots in Shauri Moyo ... Confirmed true 10
14-Oct-2015 1-Jun-2015 U Wirathu toured Burma in June... Confirmed true 9
4-Sep-2014 30-Jul-2014 Serious gunshots heard in Silo... Confirmed false 9
17-Oct-2014 16-Oct-2014 Tension high in Tarassa and it... Confirmed true 9
4-Apr-2016 4-Oct-2015 Extremist Myanmar National Net... Confirmed true 9
1-Nov-2014 31-Oct-2014 Several women from Semikaro ha... Confirmed true 9
26-Jan-2016 12-Jan-2016 Gunshots heard for several hou... Confirmed true 9
18-Mar-2015 15-Mar-2015 A man has been found in posses... Impossible to verify 8
22-Feb-2017 20-Feb-2017 Two pupils are still missing a... Confirmed true 8
26-Mar-2015 5-Mar-2015 The intelligence report is tha... Probably true 8
4-Nov-2014 2-Nov-2014 In Dalu Area one Pokomo was at... Confirmed true 8
3-Dec-2014 4-Nov-2014 A group of around 300 MRC mili... Impossible to verify but probably true 8
8-Mar-2015 8-Mar-2015 An Orma grazed in a Pokomo far... Confirmed true 8
8-Aug-2017 2-Aug-2017 Several people injured and a f... Confirmed true 8
9-Aug-2017 9-Aug-2017 Killing reported in Mathare 10 Confirmed true 8
12-Aug-2017 11-Aug-2017 Gunfire heard in Kibera after ... Confirmed true 8
12-Aug-2017 12-Aug-2017 Police have killed a child in ... Confirmed true 8
4-Jul-2014 30-Nov--0001 Suspected Al shabab militia at... Probably false 7
31-Dec-2014 20-Dec-2014 A bus has been hijacked near W... Confirmed true 7
13-Oct-2015 2-May-2015 In May the Myanmar National Ne... Confirmed true 7
23-Apr-2015 18-Apr-2015 GSU officers assaulted county ... Confirmed true 7
19-Feb-2015 17-Feb-2015 In Minjila Malakote and Somali... Confirmed true 7
8-Aug-2017 8-Aug-2017 BVR machines are failing at so... Confirmed true 7
12-Aug-2017 12-Aug-2017 There is a rumour that some ho... Under investigation 7
30-Sep-2015 1-Apr-2015 The Myanmar National Network i... Confirmed true 6
6-Jul-2014 5-Jul-2014 Gamba Police station has been ... Confirmed true 6