Prof Ali Mazrui dies in US

Prof Ali Mazrui at a past function. He passed away on October 13, 2014 in Binghamton, New York in the United States. FILE PHOTO

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Prof Mazrui passed away at the age of 81 and family members say he was unwell for a couple of months

Renowned Kenyan scholar Ali Alamin Mazrui passed away Monday morning in Binghamton, New York in the United States.
Prof Mazrui passed away at the age of 81 and family members say he was unwell for a couple of months.
Muslims for Human Rights (Muhuri) chairperson Mr Khelef Khalifa said the body of the late Prof Mazrui will be flown to Kenya for burial.
“His nephew, Alamin Mazrui has confirmed that the Professor’s wish was to be buried in Kenya,” he said.

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