The election which was observed by a delegation from Somali Football Federation, was held at Rotana Hotel in the region’s capital Kismaayo on Monday 6th of September 2021.
Mr Taqal, who has been in office for the past four years, accumulated eight out of the fifteen votes cast during the election. Somali Football Federation, has congratulated the elected regional football leader and his executive committee. "The election was a democratic exercise and was held in line with the rules and regulations of the country’s football” Somali Football Federation, said in a statement.
SFF members who observed the election include: executive committee members Abukar Islaw Hassan, Abdisamad Sheik Qasim, general secretary Yusuf Muhudin and media officer Omar Ibrahim Abdisalan.
Somali Football Federation Media Department