False social media reports about Mt Kilimanjaro about to burst

The message has been doing rounds on WhatsApp groups and Facebook that Mt. Kilimanjaro is about to erupt. A background search reveals that there is no such news reported.

A statement from the Manager of Corporate Communications for Tanzania National Parks (TANAPA), Mr Paschal Shelutete, allayed fears regarding the speculated volcanic action, saying the information is ‘false’ and ‘fabricated.”