ECOWAS leaders welcome ‘consolidation of democracy’, Chair hopes for ‘satisfactory’ elections in 2016

By Sanna Camara West African leaders welcome the consolidation of democracy in the ECOWAS bloc in 2015, and Senegalese President and Chairman of the Conference of the Heads of State and Government of ECOWAS has expressed belief that the five ECOWAS member states that will hold elections in 2016 will give many, grounds for satisfaction… Continue reading ECOWAS leaders welcome ‘consolidation of democracy’, Chair hopes for ‘satisfactory’ elections in 2016

Gambia: Opposition highlights electoral bias, apologize to Senegal

By Sanna Camara At a press conference held yesterday in Dakar, Mai Ahmad Fatty, leader of Gambia’s oosition Gambia Moral Congress (GMC) spoke of electoral bias institutionalised by President Yahya Jammeh that ensures his victory at the polls. “The Gambia uses marble voting system that has outlived its times…. Marbles that no one knows where… Continue reading Gambia: Opposition highlights electoral bias, apologize to Senegal