img-20161030-wa0200 img-20161030-wa0064The chosen candidate of the main opposition United Democratic Party has emerged the winner of the Gambia’s opposition convention held at Kairaba Beach Hotel. Adama Barrow polled 308 votes, more than necessary to evade a second round. Mr. Barrow is followed by Hamat Bah of the National Reconciliation Party who pulled out 72 votes. Halifa Sallah and Bolonding Bojang who hot 65 and 40 votes, respectively. All the contesting candidates have agreed to support whoever emerged the winner of the convention.

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