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PDOIS, UDP, Independents File Nomination for KMC Mayoral Election

PDOIS, UDP, Independents File Nomination for KMC Mayoral Election

April 25, 2018 at 5:51 pm 0 comments

By Halimatou Ceesay Mr. Lamin Cham, the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) Returning Officer on Tuesday, 24th April, 2018 accepted the nominations of UDP, PDOIS and several Independent candidates, including the only female contestant for the Kanifing Municipal Council Mayoral seat, at the Kanifing Municipality (KM) regional office. The nominated candidatesRead More

Gen. Umpa Mendy, Tamba To Reappear Before Court Martial

Gen. Umpa Mendy, Tamba To Reappear Before Court Martial

April 25, 2018 at 9:38 am 0 comments

By Bekai Njie The principal protection officer of former President Yahya Jammeh and former State Guard commander, Gen. Umpa Mendy and Gen. Ansumana Tamba respectively will today April 25, reappeared before the Court Martial at the Yundum Barracks presided over by Justice Amina Saho-Ceesay to take their plea. The CourtRead More

Dear Mr. President, Petition to the President- Posterity has Claims too but which Golden Lead Factory and Bakoteh Dumpsite are Abrogating.

Dear Mr. President, Petition to the President- Posterity has Claims too but which Golden Lead Factory and Bakoteh Dumpsite are Abrogating.

April 24, 2018 at 10:00 pm 0 comments

‘The difference between a politician and a statesman is that a politician thinks about the next election while the statesman thinks about the next generation.” James Freeman Clark. Mr. President, I write you this letter, not knowing whether you will see or even read it. As a citizen and beingRead More

Building The New Gambia: Public Scrutiny Of Candidates

Building The New Gambia: Public Scrutiny Of Candidates

April 24, 2018 at 9:49 pm 0 comments

By Madi Jobarteh Nomination of mayoral and chairperson candidates for the local government elections on May 12 ends today. Next, the IEC will display the nomination papers of all candidates at the various regional offices from Banjul to Basse for public scrutiny. The aim of the public scrutiny is toRead More

Four Candidates Nominated For KMC Mayoral Election

Four Candidates Nominated For KMC Mayoral Election

April 23, 2018 at 11:34 pm 0 comments

By Halimatou Ceesay Four candidates namely Ousman Rambo Jatta APRC, Dawda Njie GDC, Papa Njie Independent, and Modou Jenkins Independent were today 23rd April, 2018 nominated to contest for the highly contested seat of KMC in the upcoming mayoral and chairperson election slated for May 12th.     The candidatesRead More