Aug 3, 2020, 2:58 PM
The death has been announced of Alhagie Alieu Mboge, a prominent Muslim elder in Banjul yesterday at the Edward Francis Small Teaching Hospital. He was the president of Banjul Muslim Elders.
Njie said this at the second IEC stakeholder forum at Sir Dawda Kairaba Jawara Conference Centre on Thursday.
Mr. Njie explained that applying for the accreditation doesn’t mean one should interfere with the work of the electoral staff during the process. He, however, advised journalists to report any irregularities to the commission.
“The journalists (media) are not the police. You are a monitor,” he emphasised.
The IEC recently announced that the general voter registration to be held between 29 May to 11 July 2021.
According to the IEC, during the registration period, the process will commence at 8:00 a.m. and end at 5:00 p.m. daily.
Fatoumatta Sandeng Darboe, the former musician and daughter to Ebrima Solo Sandeng yesterday told the TRRC that while in exile in Senegal, her family, out of joy, wept as Adama Barrow was declared winner of the 2016 Presidential Election.
Operatives of the Drug Law Enforcement Agency, The Gambia (DLEAG) have arrested one Tafsir Ababacarr Diahateh; a Senegalese gendarme with a firearm and two bundles of suspected cannabis, The Point has been reliably informed.