NIA Harass Reuters Journalists Covering Gambia Election

2 Dec
Mané and Gouegnon had been preparing to send a report on Jammeh’s voting in Banjul and the election process via the satellite. (Photo Credit: MSJoof/FPI/Dec2016)

Mane and Gouegnon had been preparing to send a report on Jammeh’s voting in Banjul and the election process via the satellite. Photo shows voters at Serekunda Lower Basic School (Photo Credit: MSJoof/FPI/Dec2016)

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Breaking: The Gambia Gets 3rd President in 51 Years

2 Dec
Mr. Barrow win the polls with a margin of 48, 416 votes. (Photo Credit: MSJ/FPI/Nov2016)

Mr. Barrow win the polls with a margin of 48, 416 votes. (Photo Credit: MSJoof/FPI/Nov2016)

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IEC Chairperson: The Results Will Be Accepted

1 Dec
There were minor problems as some voters had faced difficulty knowing at which polling station they should cast their votes as a result of the re-demarcation of some constituencies. (Photo Credit: MSJoof/FPI/Dec2016)

There were minor problems as some voters had faced difficulty knowing at which polling station they should cast their votes as a result of the re-demarcation of some constituencies. (Photo Credit: MSJoof/FPI/Dec2016)

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Jammeh Tells IEC Chair: Do What Is Right And Fear No One

10 Nov
In his 22-year grip on power, Mr. Jammeh has been accused of rights abuses and cracking down on his opponents. His supporters credit him for bringing “rapid development” especially on infrastructure. (Photo Credit: MENjie/MansaBanko)

In his 22-year grip on power, Mr. Jammeh has been accused of rights abuses and cracking down on his opponents. His supporters credit him for bringing “rapid development” especially on infrastructure. (Photo Credit: M.E.Njie/MansaBanko)

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Adama Barrow: Easy to Accept Polls If IEC Chairperson is Independent

9 Nov
The Gambia’s often repressed opposition are of the view that “no one candidate or political party can win against the incumbent” in a first past the post system of voting – which offers victory to a candidate with a simple majority of the total votes cast. (Photo Credit: MSJ/FPI/Nov2016)

The Gambia’s often repressed opposition are of the view that “no one candidate or political party can win against the incumbent” in a first past the post system of voting – which offers victory to a candidate with a simple majority of the total votes cast. (Photo Credit: MSJ/FPI/Nov2016)

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Presidential candidate without high school qualification ineligible – legal expert

8 Nov
The Electoral Commission is not on record to have ever rejected a presidential candidate on the basis of educational qualification. Until this year, there has never been any discourse on the educational requirement of any candidate vying to be president in the country. Photo Credit: Omar Wally

The Electoral Commission is not on record to have ever rejected a presidential candidate on the basis of educational qualification. Until this year, there has never been any discourse on the educational requirement of any candidate vying to be president in the country. Photo Credit: Omar Wally

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I Am Not Sponsored By Yahya Jammeh – Opposition Leader

7 Nov

Mr. Kandeh, who drew support from militants he said are former ruling party supporters, submitted his nomination papers to the Electoral Commission in Kanifing on Monday, Nov. 7, 2016. photo Credit: Alhagie Jobe/Facebook

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