IEC Announces By-Election for Katchang Ward

The Independent Electoral Commission, (IEC), has issued a press release announcing that a by-election will be conducted for the Katchang Ward on Thursday, 22 January, 2015. following the demise of the erstwhile Councillor Mr. Tamba Marong.

According to the release, this announcement followed the notification from the Kerewan Area Council of the demise of the Councillor and the necessity for a by-election to fill the said vacant seat in the said Area Council “in accordance with Section 23 of the Local Government Act 2002; with respect to Section 19 (a) of the same Act.”