Leeds University, United Kingdom, 5462, Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Economic. Institute of Social Studies, Netherlands, 1963, Certificate Bachelor of Surgery. Spoken languages: Somali, English, Arabic.
Officer-in-Charge, Bahrain, United Nations Development Programme since 1990. Senior Area Officer, Regional Bureau(s) for Arab States & Europe, United Nations Development Program, New York, 1985-1990. Resident Representative, United Nations Development Program, Libya, 1982-1985.
Deputy Resident Representative, Zambia, 1980-1982. Assistant Resident Representative, Nigeria, 1977-1980, Fiji, 1976-1977, Philippines, 1974-1976, Samoa, 1973-1974.
Member Ikoyi Club, Nigeria. Lusaka Club, Zambia.
Spouse Hawa M Ali, National of Somalia.