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Press Release

Date: 25th November 2020

Dear media colleagues.

As the Gambia Press Union (GPU) announces plans and dates for an Extra Ordinary Meeting (18th and 19th December 2020) to fill the vacant positions of Vice President and Ordinary Member on the Executive Board, the Committee that organized the debate among candidates of the previous GPU election wishes to inform you all of plans to hold a GPU Vice Presidential Debate for Candidates vying for the position.

The GPU Vice Presidential Debate will provide the electorate with an unfiltered opportunity to hear what candidates say about their manifesto and scrutinize them with questions to be able to make an informed choice of candidate.

Consequently, individuals who wish to contest for the position are hereby requested to send their photos (suitable for a poster) and brief biography (300 words maximum) to and copy before Monday 7th December, 2020 at 23:59 GMT.

For enquiries, please email those addresses provided or call the Committee Secretary on +220 3942999.

Debate details of When, Where and How will be communicated to you all as soon as available.

The Committee wishes to assure the GPU membership of its core values of independence, impartiality, transparency and fairness.


Saikou Suwareh Jabai

Committee Chairperson

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