Cyril Ramaphosa handled COVID-19 well, but more could have been done on governance, security and violent extremism.
Somalia’s justice system is still yet to take shape. The slow pace of legal reformation has made many Somalis to look for justice in the mobile courts operated by Al-Qaeda-affiliated militant group Al-Shabaab. Al-Shabaab implements a strict and harsh interpretation of Islamic Sharia law, and new courts are being constituted in a bid to stop people from going to the Al-Shabaab courts.
A new study reveals that religion and ideology aren’t the leading drivers of radicalisation in Somalia