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‘Banjulians’ Should Vote For Competence’ Lizzie Eunson

By Ndey Sowe Lizzie Eunson, a Banker by profession, is also vying for the Mayoral seat of the Banjul City Council, under an Independent ticket....

Rohey Lowe Promises Youth, Women Empowerment

By Ndey Sowe Rohey Malick Lowe, the Mayoral Candidate vying for the Mayoral seat of Banjul City Council under UDP ticket, promised to empower Youth...

BANJUL CITY COUNCIL: APRC Mayoral Candidate For Banjul Harps On...

By: Ndey Sowe Abdoulie Saine, the APRC Mayoral Candidate for the Banjul City Council, said the ‘Tanbi Wetland is here to stay because it helps...

WESTERN REGION: Candidate Blames ‘Alkalos’ For Land Disputes

By Louise Jobe  Mr. Sheriff Sonko, the UDP candidate for West Coast Region’s Chairpersonship Elections, said he blames the Alkalos for the Land dispute within...

What Should Polling Agents Know In Order To Be Qualified?

QUESTION OF THE DAY Every candidate is entitled to appoint two polling agents to monitor polling at the polling station assigned to them. These polling...

‘IEC Seriously Violated Our Rights’ ...

By: Kebba AF Touray  The Leader of the APRC, Mr. Fabakary Tombong Jatta, is of the view that the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC), has seriously...

ON THE CAMPAIGN TRAIL ...

By: Ndey Sowe The incumbent Mayor and Independent candidate for the Banjul City Council Mayoral elections, Mr. Abdoulie Bah, has called on his fellow candidates...

Alpha Ousman Jallow Withdraws His Candidature

By Yankuba Jallow The Independent Electoral Commission has accepted the withdrawal of Alpha Ousman Jallow, a nominated Independent Candidate for Chairperson for the Brikima Area...

Halifa’s Letter To Governors, Municipal Chief Executives

The Urgency to Convene First Meeting Of The Councils   Section 9 A of the Local Government Act states: “           (1) A Local Government Council shall stand dissolved ninety...

‘Our Candidate Was Never Imprisoned’ Seedy Njie

By Nelson Manneh Seedy Njie, the APRC Spokesperson said their candidate for Basse Area Council Chairpersonship, Pa Amadou Susso, whose candidature was rejected by the...

ON THE CAMPAIGN TRAIL ‘Council Should Be Service Provider, Not ...

By: Fatoumatta K. Jallow Bakary Badjie, the Independent Candidate vying for the Mayoral seat of the Kanifing Municipality, has told Foroyaa that Council should not...

Senghore Harps On Genuine Representation

By: Kebba Mamburay Bubacarr Senghore, another Independent candidate vying for the Mayoral seat of the Kanifing Municipality, said he is a social worker and has...

I Will Give 1 Million Dalasi on Scholarship after 1 Year...

ON THE CAMPAIGN TRAIL As from this edition Foroyaa will be publishing the campaign of candidates for the forthcoming mayoral and chairperson elections under this...

First Ever Mayoral Debate

The mayoral candidates in the Kanifing Municipality engaged in their first ever debate at the Friendship Hotel last night. Five of the ten candidates,...

Two ‘Lady Councillors’ Endorsed To Complete Their Terms

By Fatoumatta K Jallow  The ‘Lady Councillors’ (representatives in the National Women’s Council) in the Niani and Sami constituencies respectively, whose election to the Council...

Is The Vice President And Minister Of Women’s Affairs Aware?

QUESTION OF THE DAY Crisis As Women’s Council Become Politicised Section 57 of the Women’s Act establishes the Women’s Council as an association acting in the...

Rejection and withdrawal of candidature

By: Kebba AF Touray The Independent Electoral Commission has announced the rejection of the candidature of Pa Amadou Susso of the APRC and the withdrawal...

‘GDC Did Not File Objection To The Returning Officer’ Samba...

Samba Baldeh, Secretary General of the Gambia Democratic Congress party (GDC), said he has not filed any objection to any Returning Officer, but rather...

Statistics Of The Nominated Mayors/Mayoresses/Chairpersons As Per Party For The Local...

ADMIN. AREA/COUNCIL APRC GMC GPDP GDC UDP PDOIS NRP NCP PPP IND. TOTAL BANJUL 1 NIL NIL 1 1 NIL NIL NIL NIL 6 9 KANIFING 1 NIL NIL 1 1 1 NIL NIL NIL 6 10 BRIKAMA 1 NIL NIL 1 1 NIL NIL NIL NIL 2 5 KEREWAN NIL NIL NIL 1 1 1 1 NIL NIL   4 MANSAKONKO NIL NIL NIL 1 1 NIL NIL NIL NIL NIL 2 JANJANBUREH NIL NIL NIL 1 1 1 1 NIL NIL NIL 4 KUNTAUR NIL NIL NIL 1 1 NIL 1 NIL NIL NIL 3 BASSE NIL NIL NIL 1 1 1 NIL NIL NIL NIL 3 TOTAL 3 NIL NIL 8 8 4 3 NIL NIL 14 40

Results Of Nomination Of Mayors/Mayoresses/Chairpersons 2018 Basse Administative Area

NO NAME COUNCIL PARTY 1 PATEH N.BALDEH BASSE AREA COUNCIL GDC 2 ANSU TS SONKO BASSE AREA COUNCIL PDOIS 3 FODAY DANJO BASSE AREA COUNCIL UDP

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