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Sheikh Makabuiri shot dead!

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Sheikh Abubakar Shariff alias Makaburi has been shot dead. Makaburi was very vocal in his support for Al-shabaab has been accused of being their point man in Mombasa.

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Shiekh Makaburi

He recently said that the attacks on Westgate shopping mall were justified. When a journalist asked whether he feared to be killed just like other radical sheikhs before him he answered that he was even praying  to die like that – a matyr!

Given his open and fearless support for Al-Shabaab, many saw his death coming.

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