Somali ambassador in Turkey face corruption allegations students in Turkey have accused Ambassador Mohamed Mursal  Sheikh of bribery regarding government of
Turkey annual scholarship to hundred of Somali students to study various Turkish universities. Abdikani Elmi has told
Dalsan Radio that he missed his scholarship opportunity to a close relative of the ambassador. I was informed to
contact and get confirmation from Istanbul University where I got scholarship but I came to understand that my letter was being used,” He said.

Somali ambassador in
Turkey Mohamed Mursal has been accused of trying to mess up with the scholarship procedure several times before.

Turkish government offers scholarships to hundreds of Somali students every year.