Mohamed’s current and ongoing research focuses on the social, economic and political impact of Mobile Money with the emphasis on safe and secure ways to uphold cash flow and transactions taking Somaliland as a case study. He is further involved in developing a practical solution to enable local individuals and businesses to transfer money through the global financial hub ensuring instant transfer of cash. Mohamed worked on a just completed DfID funded research on accountability with PRIO based on fieldwork conduct in all six regions of Somaliland.
Furthermore, Mohamed has extensive ethnic media experience and worked with various and well established media institutions and Somali television centres including Thomas Reuters Foundation, Universal TV (as a host) and Horn Cable TV (as a director for Europe). In December 2012 Mohamed established Star Media Corporation (aka Star TV), which is an independent media organization focusing on the global Somali community and interested stakeholders. This is a satellite and online oriented free to air 24-hour television service that aims to enrich the viewing experiences of Somali people locally and globally.