Say It Ain't So, Mo - Olympic legend's foundation is linked to charity run by jihad cleric
Olympic hero Mo Farah's charity has been linked to a controversial Islamic cleric who has urged British Muslims to wage holy war.
The double gold medallist set up the Mo Farah Foundation with his wife Tania in 2011 to help people affected by drought in the Horn of Africa.
So far the charity – which is backed by Bono, Sir Bob Geldof, Richard Curtis and Paula Radcliffe – has raised more than £900,000 for poor communities in Somalia.
But the body originally charged with delivering Mo's mission on the ground in the country is headed by Dr Musharaf Hussain, an Islamic scholar with anti-West views.
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