Have the Coalition nominated its candidates for the National Assembly elections?

QUESTION OF THE DAY

Have the Coalition nominated its candidates for the National Assembly elections?

The answer is in the negative. The Coalition is still working out the modalities for selecting National Assembly candidates. It is yet to reach a conclusion on the method to adopt.

All Gambians are free to go to the community to seek to the mandate of the people and make plans to stand on any ticket if sponsored. However, no one should go about and claim to be the chosen one of the Coalition. Anyone who does so should be seen to be making a false claim.

 

Coalition Spokesperson gives update on National Assembly Election

By Kebba Jeffang

Halifa Sallah, the spokesperson of the Coalition government on Thursday, February 23, informed the journalists at the press conference that they are still in discussion regarding the procedure of national assembly election ahead of the 6th April IEC calendar but are yet to be conclusive. This was held at Kairaba Beach hotel.

He said this is the second phase of the transition process and many people are asking how the coalition will Continue reading

Kanfenda Case Fails to Proceed

By Yankuba Jallow

The ongoing criminal trial involving some Kanfenda residents yesterday, February 23, 2017 failed to proceed due to the defense counsel failing to put its house in order according to Principal Magistrate Omar Cham of the Brikama Magistrates Court.

When the case was called, Inspector Sarja Sanyang, Inspector Badjie, Inspector K. Gibba and Sergeant B.F.M. Continue reading