Jijiga University in Somali State has graduated on Saturday 222 students with degree and diplomas in various fields in continuing program.
Speaking at the graduation ceremony University president Dr Abdinasir Ahmed said the students were enrolled in accounting, management economics and others fields of studies.
University administration and development vice president Sultan Muhyedien Odowa on his part said currently the university enrolling 12,357 students in regular, continuing and distance education programs.
On the occasion, State chief representative Dr. Sultan Wolle said the university is contributing to address the shortage skilled human power of the state.
He urged the graduates to serve the public with loyalty.
Graduates and outstanding students received their degrees , diplomas and awards from the officials of the university.
The university has so far graduated more than 1,835 students in various fields.