Mukhtar Robow is also known as Abu Mansur. He was a leader and spokesperson for the dangerous terrorist organization operating in and from Somalia called al-Shabaab. He frequently appeared in Somali and Arabic language propaganda videos. In June 2012, the US government began offering up to $5 million for information that will help to locate him. It withdrew that offer in 2017. In 2015, he renounced his al-Shabaab connections. In 2017, he surrendered to the Somali government. In 2022, he became the government's Minister of Religious Affairs. He was born in the 1960s in southern Somalia. He is a member of the Rahanweyn clan. He started his studies in Islam near his home then continued in Mogadishu and at the University of Khartoum in Sudan. Other wanted terrorists in al-Shabaab are: Fuad Mohamed Khalaf, Zakariya Ismail Ahmed Hersi, and Abdullahi Yare.