IEC announces elections for six Councilors


The independent Electoral Commission IEC will conduct by-elections to fill six vacant seats in three Area Councils on Wednesday 24th May 2017, a statement from the Election House said yesterday.
According to the IEC, nomination of candidates will be held on Wednesday 10th May at the IEC Kanifing, Brikama and Janjanbureh Regional offices from 8a.m to 4pm.
“Campaign will commence on the 13th and end on 22nd May and nomination forms will be issued out to prospective candidates from 3rd May 2017.

These forms are free of charge and can be collected from the Kanifing, Brikama and Janjanbureh Regional Offices,” the statement concluded.