By Alagie Manneh
A total of 15 people have filed their nomination papers at the various IEC offices across the country expressing intention to run for mayor or chairman in the May 12 election.
It was the turn of the APRC, GDC and Independent candidates.
According to the GDC spokesman MC Cham Jr, his party has fielded candidates for all the eight councils in the country, starting from Banjul to Basse including the two CRR Councils of Kuntaur and Janjabureh.
The GDC put up Fansu Sanneh in West Coast, Saikou Jawra in CRR North, Malang Sabou Camara in CRR South, Pateh Baldeh in URR, Foday Lang Sarr in LRR, Aboulie Jallow NBR, Pa Dawda Girigara in KM and Pa Njie Shorty in Banjul. As for the APRC, the party put up only four candidates Aboulie Saine in Banjul, Rambo Jatta in KMC, Bakary Saibo Sanneh in West Coast and Amadou Susso in Basse.
Read about independent candidates tomorrow.