Mohamed Toihiri was born in 1955 in Mitsoudjé. He studied in France, where he took four academic degrees. He has worked as a teacher both in France and the Comoros as well as contributing to Comoran newspapers. He was director general for higher education, before taking up a teaching post at the University of Michigan. In 2007 he was appointed Permanent Representative to the United Nations for Comoros, a post he held till 2012.
1985 La République des Imberbes [The Republic of the Beardless] (novel)
1992 Le kafir du karthala (novel)
1997 La Route du Mystère (novel – with Patrick Denaud, Ibrahim Ahmed and Pétan Mouigni-Haz)
2000 Splendeurs et misères d’un bigame (novel)
2002 La nationalité (drama)
2005 L’école supérieure de Bangano (drama)
2005 L’école de Bangano (novel)