Director General of East Africa Association for Research and Development “DAD”, Prof. Dr. Ali Sheikh Ahmed paid a visit to some of the Somali Universities in Mogadishu. The Director was welcomed warmly by the Rectors and other officials of these universities. The Universities were Hormuud University, Mogadishu University, Jazeera University and City University. The Director General appreciated for the Universities for the educational service they offer with all the challenges and constraints on the ground. During the meeting a range of common interest issues were discussed among them: the cooperation between DAD and Universities on research and Capacity Development, and Somali universities Quality enhancement and assurance.