President Hassan Sheikh plans to appoint Ex-PM as Somalia ambassador to UAE - source
Local residents appealed to the UN and the government of Somalia to deliver immediate humanitarian support to the drought-affected people.
The last seat in the Jubbaland Upper House election was contested by Maryan Farah Kadiye and Samsam Mohamed Bishar, and the Upper House seat was won by Maryan Farah Kadiye with 50 votes.
The election for the country faces delays due to Farmajo's failed leadership that led to an unprecedented political crisis in the Horn of Africa country.
The top UN delegation has paid a visit to the southern port city of Kismayo on Tuesday for talks with president Ahmed Madobe of Jubaland.
The UN agency added that an estimated 200,000 people in Jubaland, southern Somalia are currently requiring urgent water assistance due to severe drought conditions.
Jubaland has appealed for urgent aid as tens of thousands of people in the drought-stricken areas at risk of dying the drought in Lower Juba region
The situation in the former Al-Shabaab bastion is calm on Tuesday morning, and the injured are currently being treated at the hospital. No group has claimed responsibility for the attack.
The former Jubaland state security minister has defected to the Somali government in March of this year following negotiations.
During his visit, the PM will hold talks with Jubaland leader Ahmed Madobe and members of the local community over the dispute on the Gedo election.
Jubaland official said troops are in full control of their bases after repulsing Al-Shabaab militants who attempted to infiltrate the city of Afmadow in the Lower Juba region.
Kenyan defence forces [KDF] have been committing atrocities in southern Somalia since invading the country in 2011.
Reer Gedo ayaan marna taageerin maamulka Kismaayo, tan iyo aas-aaskiisa 2013, waxayna sheegeen in Axmed Madoobe uusan matelin reer Jubaland, oo uu yahay nin ka yimid Itoobiya.