IEC: No Person Object Qualification of 3 Presidential Candidates

IEC: No Person Object Qualification of 3 Presidential Candidates

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A press released issued and signed by the chairman of the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has stated that sequel to public scrutiny held at the Election House on Friday 11th November 2016, the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) hereby gives that no person raised any objection on the qualifications of the three nominated candidates for the position of President of the Republic of the Gambia.

The three nominated candidate are: Mamma Kandeh of the GDC, Adama Barrow Independent candidate and Sheikh Professor Alhaji Dr Yahya AJJ Jammeh Babili Mansa of the APRC.

Therefore, in accordance with section 52 (2) (a) of the Election Act, the Presidential Election will be conducted on Thursday 1st December 2016.