My home town: Berber
The town was the starting-point of the old caravan route across the Nubian Desert to the Red Sea at Suakin. Roads also connected it with other parts of Sudan.
The first line of defense against the Ottoman Empire occurred in this city.
Berber Ancient History: With a Canadian Archaeologist excavating in Dangail near Berber where a temple of Amun was built by order of the queens of old Meroitic Period.
EL Khalwa 1936: This is the story of how I joined the Khalwa
Berber intermediate School 1940 -1944: Distance learning 1942. I started a correspondence course in Psychology with Dr. Mohammed Fayik Al Gawhary 66 Skakini St. Cairo.
Wadi Siedna class-mates EL Tayeb Salih (famous writer) and Ibrahim EL Salahi ( famous artist)
Kitchener School of Medicine.
Basic science with Dean Morgan, Graduated 1954
Some international activities
AMANET founding member
Visiting professorship in several universities
Establishing department of pathology ing Faisal University Dammam SA.
Membership of TWAS
Working in the field
Field Research in Gadarif State Under Trees Shades 20 Years.
Work in Mycetoma: A tribute to the pioneers: Mr. Ibrahim EL Maghraby, Prof. E S Mahgoub, Prof. Samia A Gumaa, Prof. Fahal.
Field work in Mycetoma
The centre has been recognised internationally.
In year 2010 Fahal has been asked to contribute a chapter on Mycetoma in Bailey & Love text book of Surgery. This is great recognition.
My relation with Ahfad goes back to the 1970s.
With late Dr. Yousif Bedri we worked together in the Philosophical Society and the Sudanese Society for the Advancement of Science.