Nov 22, 2011, 2:48 PM
With less than 72 hours to go for the much awaited presidential and parliamentary elections in
Hon. Suku Singhateh of
Hon. Fabakary Tombong Jatta, Majority Leader from the Pan African Parliament and Hon. Mama Kandeh from the African Union, also left
With everything said and done, the elections slated for Sunday 7th December, is expected to be a close race. However, with President John Kuffour stepping down after two terms in office, the elections will produce a new man in office.
Media reports are however sending out indications of a favourable lead for Nana Akuffo Addo of the ruling NPP party.
According to latest reports from
The Gambian parliamentarians, who are expected back in the country on 12th December, were invited by ECOWAS, Pan African Parliaments and the African Union respectively to observe what has been described by many as a historic election in the political history of
Hon. Suku Singhateh, it should be noted, returned home last week from
Meanwhile, it will be recalled that Alhagie Mustapha Carayol, Chairman of the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC), among other staff of the Commission left