Fourty two Somali students will go for further studies in China in August 2017 according to the Federal Ministry of Education.
Addressing a Press Conference that was held today in Mogadishu, Minister Abdirahman Dahir Osman said his ministry is determined to secure free foreign education tuition for Somali students.
The current successful students are required to submit their academic certificates and identification cards to the Federal Ministry of Education before December 2017 for proper identification.
The Minister added that the Somali Federal Government will guarantee to make sure that the students will get assistance until they finish their education.
Nine of out of the fourty two students are girls and comprised of students who finished their education in 2015-2016 academic year.
Federal Ministry of Education is also busy on how to secure further education opportunities for the students that concluded their education in the academic year of 2016-2017 said the Minister.