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Candidate dies 14 days before election

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The Gambia For All party candidate contesting the Kiang West seat in the upcoming National Assembly elections, has died exactly a fortnight before the poll.

Lamin Njie from Kiang Jiffarong died on Friday 25th March at the Edward Francis Small Teaching Hospital in Banjul after a short illness.

Following his death, the party issued a statement extending condolences to the Njie family at Jiffarong, the party’s supporters in Kiang West and Gambian nation.

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“This sad news is extended to the entire party membership, supporters, sympathizers and well-wishers in The Gambia and abroad. May Allah grant him a high abode in paradise,” GFA stated.

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