Aboud Rogo
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Aboud Rogo's legacy of radicalisation beyond the grave

Islamic preacher Aboud Rogo Mohammed before a Mombasa court where he was charged with being in procession of illegal firearms before he was killed in 2012.

Photo credit: File | Nation Media Group

What you need to know:

  • The State had accused Rogo of branwashing youth before recruiting them for the Somali-based al-Shabaab militants.
  • When he was gunned down, the government neglected to erase his traces such as video clips containing his radical preaching on social media.