Somalia’s President, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo has named two new judges to Benadir courts as part of a judiciary reform
In a statement, the president has relieved the duties from the chairman of Benadir regional court Muse Moalim Mohamed and the chief of regional Appellate Court Abshir Omar Abdullahi following recommendation from Somalia’s the Supreme Court Judge Ahmed Baashe Yussuf Ahmed,” a Twitter post by Villa Somalia reads in part.
The president named Mohamed Abdikadir Hassan as the new Benadir Region High Court judge and Mohamed Ahmed Osman as the head of the Benadir Regional Appellate Court.
Meanwhile, the president has called on the new judges to fully uphold rule of law and to serve all people equally basis. The Presidency noted the changes were part of ongoing judicial reforms in the country.