3 March 2018

Gambia: APRC Announces Candidates for Council Elections

1 March 2018 - The Alliance for Patriotic Re-orientation and Construction (APRC), has issued a press release authenticating the nomination of the party's candidates for the upcoming Local Government Elections, slated for April 12th and May 12th 2018 respectively.

The candidates according to the release have all been endorsed and approved by the party's National Chairman Fabakary Tombong Jatta, as stipulated in the party's Constitution. Below is the extract of the release:

Following receipt of party nomination papers and names from Wards and Constituencies by various Regional Chairpersons after completion of selection/nomination processes and primaries for candidates in various wards, as well as Mayoral and Chairpersons of Councils for the April 12th and May 12th Ward, Council, Mayoral and Chairperson Elections, respectively forwarded to the National Executive for endorsement approval, The National Chairman and party leader of the APRC, Fabakary Tombong Jatta, acting in terms of the provisions of the Constitution of the APRC Party, endorsed and approved the following as party candidates in the 2018 Local Government Elections. May I seize this opportunity to congratulate all APRC candidates and call on all APRC supporters to rally behind these candidates and vote them in.

NB: More candidates including Chairpersons of Regional Councils, will be announced in a few days' time as the selection process is still ongoing.

Hon. Seedy SK Njie

Spoke Person and Press Secretary

NO CANDIDATE NAME GENDER ADDRESS WARD CONSTITUENCY POSITION

CRR WARD COUNCILOR CANDIDATES

01 MEME DARBOE M DARU DARU UPPER FULLDU WEST COUNCILOR

02 SILLEH JALLOW FULA BANTANG FULA BANTANG LOWER FULLADU WEST COUNCILOR

03 MUSA BAH M KUNTAUR KUNTAUR KUNTAUR COUNCILOR

04 YATEH BARRY M PANCHANG PANCHANG PANCHANG COUNCILOR

05 EBRIMA BAH M CHARMEN CHARMEN COUNCILOR

06 ASSAN BAYO M BANSANG BANSANG COUNCILOR

07 CHIRISTIANA JATTA F KEREWAN SAMBA SIRA KEREWAN SAMBA SIRA COUNCILOR

BANJUL CITY COUNCIL CANDIDATES

01 ABDOULIE SAINE M BANJUL BCC MAYOR

02 ALAJI JAMMEH M BANJUL JOLLOF JOLLOF COUNCILOR

03 ANDREW JARJUE M BANJUL PORTUGUSES TOWN PORTUGUSE TOWN COUNCILOR

04 PA MATAR NDOW M BANJUL HALF DIE HALF DIE COUNCILOR

05 ALH. PA EBOU SANNEH M BANJUL NEW TOWN EAST NEW TOWN EAST COUNCILOR

06 MOMODOU JARJUE M BANJUL SOLDIER TOWN SOLDIER TOWN COUNCILOR

07 SHEIKH JAW M BANJUL BOXBAR BOXBAR COUNCILOR

WCR COUNCIL CANDIDATES

01 HAMADI TAMBA M SINTEH VILLAGE SINTEH FONI JARROL COUNCILOR

02 MODOU LAMIN SANYANG M WASSADOU VILLAGE WASSADOU FONI JARROL COUNCILOR

03 ARABA BOJANG M KAYABORR BANTANJANG FONI BONDALI COUNCILOR

04 MARIAMA KRUBALLY F BAMBARA MAYORK FONI BONDALI COUNCILOR

05 YUBA B.K. JARJU M SANGAJOR KANILAI FONI KANSALA COUNCILOR

06 ENSA BOJANG M BWIAM BWIAM FONI KANSALA COUNCILOR

07 MARIAMA MANGA F KANUMA SIBANOR FONI BINTANG COUNCILOR

08 SAINEY JAROU M GIBNACK KASAMAI FONI BINTANG COUNCILOR

09 ISMAILA BADJIE M SUTUSINJANG BULOCK FONI BEREFET COUNCILOR

10 ALIEU GIBBA M JALOKOTO SOMITA FONI BEREFET COUNCILOR

11 ALAGIE KUJABIE M FARABA BANTANG KAFUTA KOMBO EAST COUNCILOR

12 LAMIN SANYANG M PIRANG PIRANG KOMBO EAST COUNCILOR

13 WUYEH CAMARA M BASORI JIBORO KOMBO EAST COUNCILOR

14 MODOU CEESAY M KEMBUJEH KEMBUJEH KOMBOEAST COUNCILOR

15 LAMIN CEESAY M NYAMBAI NYAMBAI BRIKAMA NORTH COUNCILOR

16 LAMIN JARJUE M MANDUAR MARAKISSA BRIKAMA NORTH COUNCILOR

17 BAKERY BOJANG M BRIKAMA MANSARINSU SUBA BRIKAMA SOUTH COUNCILOR

18 MOMODOU JAMMEH M JAMBANJELLY SANYANG KOMBO SOUTH COUNCILOR

19 EBRIMA SANNEH M NYOFELLEH KARTONG KOMBO SOUTH COUNCILOR

20 OMAR TOURAY M GUNJUR GUNJUR KOMBO SOUTH COUNCILOR

21 SUBA SUWA F LAMIN LAMIN BUSUMBALA COUNCILOR

22 SAIKOU JARJUE M BANJULLINDING BUSUMBALA COUNCILOR

23 ISMAILA BOJANG M JABANG JABANG OLD YUNDUM COUNCILOR

24 FATOU JALLOW F SINCHU ALAGIE KUNKUJANG OLD YUNDUM COUNCILOR

25 MAIMUNA TAMBA F NEMAKUNKU WILLINGARA NEMA OLD YUNDUM COUNCILOR

KMC CANDIDATES FOR MAYORAL AND COUNCIL

01 OUSMAN RAMBO JATTA M BAKAU KMC KMC MAYOR

01 BAI MADI JAMMEH M LATRIKUNDA LATRIKUNDA LATRIKUNDA COUNCILOR

02 LAMIN SAMBOU M FAJIKUNDA FAJIKUNDA LATRIKUNDA COUNCILOR

03 PA LAMIN GIBBA M ABUKO ABUKO LATRIKUNDA COUNCILOR

04 EBRIMA TAMBA M BUNDUNG BORE HOLE BUNDUNG BORE HOLE BUNDUNG COUNCILOR

05 PA JOSEPH MANNEH M SEREKUNDA LATRIKUNDA SEREKUNDA WEST COUNCILOR

06 LAMIN TOMBNG JARJU M SEREKUNDA MANJIE KUNDA SEREKUNDA WEST COUNCILOR

07 BUBA SANNEH M SEREKUNDA BAKOTEH SEREKUNDA WEST COUNCILOR

08 ABDOU BOJANG M SEREKUNDA KOLOLI SEREKUNDA WEST COUNCILOR

09 ISATOU .M. CONTEH F SEREKUNDA DIPPA KUNDA SEREKUNDA WEST COUNCILOR

10 BUBA BADJIE M TALLINDING TALLINDING TALLINDING KUNJANG COUNCILOR

11 BABUCARR MANSALLY M TALLINDING TALLINDING TALLINDING KUNJANG COUNCILOR

12 MS HADDY GOMEZ F BAKAU BAKAU BAKAU COUNCILOR

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