The IEC members are involved in the parliamentary elections. Following the meeting held in Banjul with differents officials, they set up the outlines in order to have a peaceful and proper campaign in Gambia
Chairman and senior officials of the independent Electoral Commission as part of the preparation towards the Parliamentary Elections, on Wednesday 1st March 2017 met with Mayor Bah, councilors and parliamentarians of Banjul. This meeting is part of the ongoing sensitization tour of the IEC meeting with local councils and traditional leaders as well as parliamentarians in all the regions in the Gambia which started on Friday 24 February 2017 and ended on Wednesday 1 March 2017.
According to madam Isatou Jallow Ndure IEC Commissioner for Banjul who was speaking on behalf of the IEC Chairman said the aim of the tour is to equip the stakeholders with the relevant knowledge and information that the participants need to be able to participate properly and effectively in the electoral process, reported gainako.com