Politics

Youth-led GDC poses a real challenge to veteran parties
Politics

Youth-led GDC poses a real challenge to veteran parties

The Gambia’s youngest political party, Gambia Democratic Congress (GDC) poses a more dangerous threat to country’s longtime political parties in Thursday’s parliamentary elections than they did to the APRC during the presidential polls. The party, led by former APRC parliamentarian, Mama Kandeh had fielded candidates in all districts in hopes […]

Former APRC lawmaker on tour with Darboe
Politics

Former APRC lawmaker on tour with Darboe

A former parliamentarian for the APRC party, Suku Singhateh is on tour with UDP leader, Ousainou Darboe, party sources confirmed. Singhateh is among seven lawmakers that were backed by the APRC is the Gambia’s last parliamentary elections that have switched allegiance to the UDP party. APRC leader, Yahya Jammeh was […]

President Barrow to urge people to ‘vote for coalition candidates’ during tour
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President Barrow to urge people to ‘vote for coalition candidates’ during tour

Gambia’s President Adama Barrow will jumpstart his nationwide tour this week to assess the country’s immediate needs, his communication’s director, Amie Bojang-Sisohore said. Barrow’s meet the people tour has been traditionally carried out by the past two presidents of the Gambia. It has, however, raised concerns with some political observers, […]