Burning tyres in Mombasa in August during the riots that followed the death of a radical Muslim cleric, Aboud Rogo. Photograph: Stringer/Reuters Anti-terrorism bill would increase authority of force suspected of involvement in disappearances of alleged militants BY: Clar Ni Chonghaile in Nairobi for the guardian.co.uk, Thursday 27 September 2012 07.00 BST Muslim leaders in […]
By Kenya Today Sheik Aboud Rogo accused the police allegedly trying to abduct them. That was his claim in a Nairobi Court in july 2012, a month before his asassination.
BY Isaack Nyakundi Prime Minister Raila Odinga has blamed the violence in Mombasa on enemies who are keen on plunging the country into chaos by creating religious animosity between Christians and Muslims. The PM has been in Mombasa since Tuesday night to meet Christian and Muslim leaders, he condemned Sheikh Rogoâ€™s killing and termed it […]
BY: Isaack Nyakundi Fresh violence has erupted in the port city of Mombasa; four police officers were seriously injured after a man threw a grenade at a police vehicle along the cityâ€™s Kenyatta Avenue. The four police officers were in a group of seven officers attached to the Makupa police station, they were patrolling […]
BY: Kenya Today team A prison service officer became the latest victim of the violence that has rocked Mombasa town. The officer was killed when a group of youths protesting the killing of Sheik Aboud Rogo Mohammed hurled a grenade at the truck that was carrying the officers. Thirteen other prison warders were rushed […]
Victim Aboud Rogo Mohammed has been accused by the US of helping Islamist militants in Somalia BY: Reuters in Mombasa for the guardian.co.uk, Monday 27 August 2012 21.55 BST Hundreds of protesters smashed cars and torched churches in Mombasa after unknown gunmen shot dead a Muslim cleric accused by the US of helping Islamist militants […]
By Kenya Today Sheik Aboud Rogo heard inciting Muslims – Watch the video, fast forward to minute 19 onwards to minute 33.
By : iReporter Chaos reported in Mombasa’s Majengo, Mwembe Tayari extending to Buxton and Sibaki areas, the renewed clashes have been fueled by rumour that the wife of the slain Sheik Aboud Rogo passed on at Mewa hospitl last night. Security is in high alert, major roads in the port city after yesterday chaos when […]
Sheikh Aboud Rogo describes a scene of Somalia’s Jihad
BY: Kenya Today, Mombasa team A radical Muslim clerk and terror suspect Mr. Aboud Rogo Mohammed was shot dead today morning while driving in Bamburi area Mombasa County. The cleric was driving a sick family member to hospital. The van he was driving had a minimum of three other passengers at the time including his […]