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(Video)Tinet Residents Scared by Hovering Helicopter

Tension High in Tinet ward of Kuresoi South constituency after residents broke to wails and screams after spotting an helicopter doing rounds in the area , it's said that the helicopter is doing an aerial survey of the Mau forest Inna possible eviction .

The claims of possible evictions in the area has agitated the residents who went beserk after spotting the plane . The plane had been in the last few days cause anxiety at Olenguruone , Kiptagich Chikamba areas where it first began the excercise .

It's said that the looming eviction will date back to reclaiming Mau forest land got as early as 1970 . If the allegations are true many people will be affected including those early settlers of the region . 

Hope of Mau dwellers have been thwarted just after the excercise was halted to ' find lasting solution ' . Many people will be affected as the areas in question has been highly settled on . High population in their areas of origin pushed the settlers to the area.

Mau forest evictions have largely been used as a ride on politics to kill or raise politicians . It's the same issue that led to bitter animosity towards ODM party leader Raila Odinga by the dwellers after he led the eviction . He lost the votes from the region to date .


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Chikamba Hovering Helicopter Inna Kuresoi South Mau


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