By Buba Gagigo
The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has announced that it has on Tuesday registered Alliance For National Re-orientation and Development (ANRD) as the 18th political party in The Gambia.
The Electoral Commission announced this in a press release shared with Kerr Fatou on Tuesday.
“The Independent Electoral Commission hereby wishes to notify the general public that having met the requirements for registration as a political Party under Section 105 of the electoral Act 2009 (as amended)
Alliance For National Re-orientation and Development (ANRD) has this 27th day of April 2021 been duly registered as a bona fide political Party,” the statement read.
It further stated that the one Lamin Satu Bojang is ANRD Secretary General and leader, with its secretariat in Brufut. Orange and Green with Orange on top and Green below are the party’s colours, and ‘Justice Freedom and Development’ is its motto.
Lamin Satu Bojang is the former flagbearer of Gambia Action Party. Bojang after a fallout with the party now formed ANRD.