Abdirashid Mohamed Ahmed


Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources


1970-1978: Bulo-Burte- Primary School

1979-1982: Benadir Secondary School

1984-1988: Somali National University- Faculty of Engineering


1983 Worked as a teacher in Mogadishu city (National Service


1989-1991 Worked as a technical Manager of Bardhera Dam Project

1991 Worked as a Field Officer for Care International in Mogadishu

1992 Worked for OXFAM INGO as a Water Engineer in Bay, Bakol

and Gedo regions of Somalia

1993-1995 Worked as a contractor for UNISOM Operations in Somalia

1996-2014 Worked as a General Manager for East Africa Modern

Engineering Company (EAMECO).

June 2014- Oct 2015 Worked as a Minister of Public Works and Reconstruction for

South West State of Somalia.

Nov 2015-March 2017 The Minister of Commerce & Industry of the Federal

Government of Somalia

Nov 2016- Present Honorable Member of the Federal Parliament of Somalia

April 2017 - Present Current Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources of the

Federal Republic of Somalia

SESSIONS WITH Abdirashid Mohamed Ahmed