A journalist who works currently as head of Planning at Sky News Arabia since 2012.  Before joining Sky News Arabia, Adil held variAdil-Salihous
media positions in BBC Arabic (in London) and in the Deutsche Welle TV (German International Broadcasting Corporation).

In 2004 Adil received his PhD from Leipzig University in Germany in the field of media and development, where he focused on the relationship between conventional media (mainly mass media) and rural traditional media systems.

Adil is also an activist in areas like environmental awareness. He took part of many projects during the years between 1994 and 1998 in Sudan, as a member of the Sudanese Environmental Conservation Society.