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Gumbo registers political Party

Jan 7, 2020, 2:40 PM

Former lecturer of the University of The Gambia (UGT), Alhagie Gumbo Ali Touray has registered his political party, the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) announced on Monday, 6 January 2020.

The party is All Peoples Party (APP).

“The Independent Electoral Commission hereby wishes to notify the general public that having met the requirements for registration under section 105 of the Elections Act 2009 (as amended), a new party: All Peoples Party has this 6th day of January, 2020 been duly registered as a bona fide political party,” a news release from the IEC added.

The release also outlined the particulars of the registered party, with Alhagie Gumbo Ali Touray as interim party leader.

The party’s secretariat is at Wellingara, West Coast Region. Its colour is sea blue and white diagonally from top left to right with blue down.  The party acronym is APP.

The party’s symbol is a book, a rice plant and stethoscope and with the motto: Putting People First.