GFF Elective Congress nominations close

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

The Electoral Committee of The Gambia Football Federation (GFF) wishes to inform the members of the GFF and the general public that following the closure of nomination of candidates for the Executive Committee positions in the August 2018 Elective Congress, the Committee has conducted a thorough review of the nominations in line with the Electoral Code, the Constitution of the GFF and the FIFA Code of Ethics.

The following candidates have their nominations endorsed by the Electoral Committee:

No.

Candidate Name

Position Nominated

Proposed for Nomination by

1.

Mr. Lamin Kabba Bajo

President

NBRFA; B.K. Milan FC; S.K. Eastbi FC; Steve Biko FC and Bombada FC

2.

Mr. Malick N.K. Sillah

President

Samger FC

3.

Mr. Bakary K. Jammeh

First Vice President

LRRFA; Real de Banjul FC; and Sporting Real FC

4.

Mr. Ebou Faye

Second Vice President

Banjul RFA; and Young Africans FC

5.

Mr. Lang Tombong-Tamba

Third Vice President

West Coast Regional FA

6.

Mr. Foday Danjo

Third Vice President

Brufut United FC

7.

Mr. Ismaila S. Ceesay

Executive Committee Member

School Football Association

8.

Ms. Sainabou Cham

Women Rep (ExCO Member)

Women Football Association

9.

Mr. Alhaji Ebrima Faye

Refs Rep. (ExCO Member)

Upper River Regional FA

10.

Ms. Maimuna Kanteh

Women Rep (ExCO Member)

Kanifing Municipality RFA

 

The following candidates have their nominations turned down by the Electoral Committee in the August 2018 Elective Congress, in line with the Electoral Code, the Constitution of the GFF and the FIFA Code of Ethics:

No.

Candidate Name

Position Nominated

Proposed for Nomination by

1.

Mr. Abdoulie Njie

First Vice President

Gunjur United FC

2.

Mr. Kabba Ceesay

Second Vice President

Gambia Ports Authority FC

3.

Mr. Essa Jallow

Executive Member

Serrekunda United FC

4.

Mr. Musa K. Jawara

Refs Rep. (ExCO Member)

Gambia Football Referees Association

5.

Ms. Mariama Jobarteh

Women Rep (ExCO Member)

P.S.V. Wellingara FC

6.

Ms. Ramou Ndow

Women Rep (ExCO Member)

Kanifing Municipality RFA

 

The Electoral Committee further inform the GFF Members and the general public that members who proposed those candidates that have their nominations turned down would be notified formerly as to the reason(s) why there nominations haven’t been accepted.

In the meanwhile, the disqualified candidates who may not be satisfied with the decision of the Electoral Committee have the opportunity to appeal within seven days of the closure of nomination in line with the Electoral Code of the GFF.