- International Office
The Assistant Minister of health Abdirahman Mohamed Abdi visited Somali International University`s main campus in Howlwadaag. Mr. Abukar Awale well known as “Qaadiid” visit coincided with the Assitant Minister’s . They were welcomed by the president of SIU Prof. Yahya Ali Ibrahim and senior staff.
After a brief discussion with Prof. Ibrahim about the University’s progress they toured the university`s human Anatomy lab, Medical lab and the Computer lab. Mr. Abdi was impressed by how well equipped the university labs were and praised Prof. Ibrahim for his dedication and commended SIU`s effort to provide a very high quality of education to Somalis.
The assistant Minister spoke to the students who assembled in the main hall of the University. He praised their ambition and hard work. He asked the students if they were motivated by the financial potential of a medical career. The students said they choose the career to help all human beings not for financial reasons.
Qaadiid spoke to the students about the ill effects of Qat. He asked they to avoid its temptations and help fight within our community.
Pro. Ibrahim thanked the guests fortheir support and encouragement and promised to provide international education here in Somalia by collaborating with internationally well known universities.