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Banjul Elects First Female Mayoress

Banjul Elects First Female Mayoress

May 13, 2018 at 10:58 pm 0 comments

By Sarata Jabbi In recent years women have taken a further stride in Gambian politics. It is common knowledge that in the history of the Gambia women were known to be mothers, carers, house wives, and supporters of men in politics. Majority of Gambian women have struggled over issues affectingRead More

IEC Declares 2 Councilors Elected

IEC Declares 2 Councilors Elected

March 20, 2018 at 11:00 pm 0 comments

By Bekai Njie According to Section 53 (1) (a) of the electoral laws, Sainey Jarju of Kusamai Ward and Tumani B. Trawally of Kachang Ward have been duly elected councilors for their various wards, the Independent Commission has announced Tuesday, saying they were the only ones nominated in their variousRead More

Two NRP Nominees To Contest For KMC Councillorship

Two NRP Nominees To Contest For KMC Councillorship

March 17, 2018 at 1:12 am 0 comments

By Halimatou Ceesay As the nomination for ward councillors continues, Friday 16th of March the National Reconciliation Party (NRP), Nominated two candidates for councillorship out of Nineteenth Wards within Kanifing Municipality for the upcoming local government election at the IEC Kanifing Regional office. The nominated candidates were cheered by theRead More

GPDP Nominates Three Candidates For Kanifing Municipality

GPDP Nominates Three Candidates For Kanifing Municipality

March 16, 2018 at 11:35 pm 0 comments

By Halimatou Ceesay Gambia Party for Democracy and Progress (GPDP) on Thursday 16th March 2018, Nominated three candidates out of the Nineteenth Wards for the Local Government councillorship Elections at the IEC Kanifing Administrative Area. The candidates were led to the election house by the wife of the party leaderRead More

UDP Nominates 19 Candidates For KM Councillorship Election

UDP Nominates 19 Candidates For KM Councillorship Election

March 16, 2018 at 11:19 pm 0 comments

By Halimatou Ceesay The United Democratic Party (UDP) on Thursday 15th March, 2018 nominates 19 candidates for Kanifing Municipality Council (KMC) councillorship in the upcoming local government election.   The various candidates were accompanied with a convoy filled with hundreds of UDP supporters, Parliamentarians, and the Mayoral Aspirant Talib BensoudaRead More