The presidential contenders in the forthcoming elections are preparing for nominations schedule for November, 7 2016. The country’s Electoral Commission has finally scheduled the presidential nomination on November 7.


However, the nomination of the various contenders are scheduled on different dates. The nomination dates are as follows: GDC-November 7, Dr. Isatou Touray November 8, Coalition Independent Flag-bearer November 9 and  November 10 for the ruling APRC.


Meanwhile, the coalition parties today, wednesday, November 2, had a meeting with Adama Barrow, coalition flag-bearer to officially contest as an Independent candidate, campaign strategies and regularization of the committees among other things were discussed.