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Seedy Njie hasn’t appointed as IEC vice chair, Gov’t Spokesperson Clarifies

Jul 24, 2020, 11:28 AM

Ebrima G. Sankareh, the spokesman of The Gambia government has dismissed rumours making rounds on social media that Seedy Njie, former nominated National Assembly in Yahya Jammeh government has been appointed vice chairman of the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) to replace Malleh Sallah who is going on retirement.

Sankareh has made it clear to The Point that the report is false.

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Jun 24, 2020, 12:38 PM

State House, Banjul, June 23, 2020 – His Excellency, President Adama Barrow has told his colleague Heads of State and Government that The Gambia remains committed to achieving the goals of the ECOWAS single currency, the ECO.