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IEC to Conduct By-Election in Kerr Jarga Ward

By Nelson Manneh The Independent Electoral Commission will conduct a by-election in Kerr Jarga Ward to fill a vacant seat in the Kerewan Area Council....

How many by-elections are to be held before the next presidential,...

QUESTION OF THE DAY The resignation of the councillor for Kerr Jarga Ward in Jokadu will lead to a by-election. The transition provided a different...

GDC Reacts to Resignation of Their Councilor

National Youth President of Gambia Democratic Congress has confirmed the resignation of Alpha Khan from their party. Modou MC Cham Jnr, confirmed the resignation letter...

Kerr Jarrga Councillor Resigns From His Position

By Mustapha Jallow Alpha M. Khan who was elected on a ticket of the Gambia Democratic Congress (GDC), has resigned as Councillor of Kerr Jarrga-Ward...

PDOIS Holds Rally in Wuli Barrow Kunda

By Yankuba Jallow The people of Wuli Barrow Kunda have on Saturday organised a political rally for the People’s Democratic Organisation for Independence and Socialism. Sambang...

IEC Issues Nomination Forms For Niamina West By-Election

The independent electoral commission has started issuing nomination forms for interested candidates for the Niamina West by-election. A statement issued by the commission indicated that,...

Mai Fatty discontent with police issuing permit to political parties

By Yankuba Jallow Ex-Minister of Interior and the National Chairman of the Gambia Moral Congress, Mai Fatty has told Foroyaa that IEC should be responsible...

Ministry of Justice Organises Consultative Workshop on Electoral Reform

By Yankuba Jallow The Ministry of Justice in partnership with the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has organised a two-day consultative workshop on electoral reform. The workshop...

IEC Emphasizes Need for Reform of Electoral Laws Ahead of Elections

The Chairperson of the National Independent Electoral Commission has on Wednesday said the next cycle of electoral activities cannot be efficiently conducted without the...

IEC set for Niamina West by-election in April

The Independent Electoral Commission has on Thursday 16, April 2020 announced the date of the Niamina West Consistency by-election. A press release issued by the...

BB Dabo Launches GFA, Promises to Change Gambia’s Political Situation

By Momodou Jarju and Nelson Manneh Bakary B. Darboe GFA Party Leader and Secretary-General Party Secretary and Leader of ‘Gambia For All’ (GFA) Bakary Bunja...

We Believe in Genuine Democracy’ APP Leader

By: Kebba AF Touray Gumbo Ali Touray, the Leader of the newly registered All Peoples’ Party (APP) said they believe in genuine democracy, rule of...

We Believe In Genuine Democracy- APP Party Leader

By: Kebba AF Touray Mr. Gumbo Ali Touray, the Party Leader of the All Peoples’ Party, said his party believes in genuine democracy, rule of...

Simon reacts to Halifa’s letter to Darboe

This column is open to all political leaders to address issues directed to them. It is important for public figures to be accountable to...

Shrinking from ambiguity into irrelevance and triviality

Chapter 5 The Gambian people went to the polls on 1st December 2016 and brought about a change through the ballot box for the first...

Gambia For All not a fracture of the PPP – Bakary...

By Nelson Manneh Mr. Bakary Bunja Dabo the Party Leader and the Secretary-General of Gambia For All (GFA) has said their party is not a...

Covering Unpleasant Facts With Curtain Of Ambiguity

Chapter 4 Since Mr Taal has dissociated himself from what would now be considered as an authorless article, I still have the duty to continue...

Moving From Wishful Thinking To The Absurd

The next chapter reflects a departure from an exercise in fiction writing and plunging into the mud of absurdity and superfluity. THE AUTHOR WROTE: I am...

IEC Registers New Political Party

By Nelson Manneh The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) Monday confirmed the registration of All Peoples Party (APP) headed by Alhagie Gumbo Ali Touray as the...

Gambia Leaders Don’t Believe in the People -GAP Standard Bearer

By Nelson Manneh Lamin Bojang the standard-bearer and the party leader of the Gambia Action Party (GAP) said on Friday 3rd January, 2020 that the...