UNSG, World Bank President arrive in Mogadishu, pledge support for regional peace & development
United Nations Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon, and World Bank Group President, Jim Yong Kim, arrived in Mogadishu to pledge support for Somalia’s transition and for efforts to strengthen security and development across the wider Horn of Africa region.
SOMALIA: President Hassan fires 21 judges from regional and district level courts
President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud on Wednesday fired 21 judges at regional and district level operating in Benadir and Lower Shabelle region amid a newly proposed justice reform initiative by the Ministry of Justice.
REFUGEES in Kenya can apply and be granted citizenship, if a proposed law is passed and adopted.
The law being drafted by the Department of Refugee Affairs will replace the Refugee Act of 2006, which the government said has failed to address refugee issues adequately. The bill is expected to be tabled in Parliament before the end of the year.