Radical cleric Makaburi shot dead

Fatma Shariff (right) sister to Muslim cleric Sheikh Abubakar Shariff, alias Makaburi is consoled by lawyer Abubakar Yusuf outside Shimo la Tewa Prison in Shanzu. Makaburi was shot dead on Tuesday evening. Photo/Kevin Odit

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  • One other person also killed, third man taken to hospital in shock incident as the three waited for the gate to be opened at Shanzu Law Courts, situated inside Shimo La Tewa Prison

Fiery jihadist Sheikh Abubakar Shariff aka ‘Makaburi’ was on Tuesday shot dead by unknown gunmen.

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