Saturday, February 27, 2021

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KERR JARGA WARD BY-ELECTIONS

Following the notification from the Kerewan Area Council of the resignation of the erstwhile Councilor for Kerr Jarga Ward Mr. alpha M. Khan, the Independent Electoral commission will conduct a by-election to fill the said vacant seat in the said area Council.

This in normal circumstances would have been in accordance with Section 23 of the Local Government Act 2002; with respect to Section 19 © of the same act – the by- election to be conducted within two months of the receipt of the notification.

However, due to the Corona virus pandemic, the date for the by-election will be announced in due course.

Signed
Alieu Momarr Njai
CHAIRMAN

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