By Victor Muyakane
Mombasa businessman Tahir Sheikh Said aka is dead.
Family sources reveal that Said succumbed to an unnamed ailment while receiving treatment in South Africa.
Said is well known in the city of Mombasa as the founder of two major transport firms, TransMara logistics and TSS Top service stations and bus company as well as TSS grain millers among other assorted investments.
The businessman has over the years amassed a huge fortune reputed to be in billions.
In the recent past, his heirs have been involved in a bitter tussle over control of the TSS empire.