By Cherno Omar Bobb
Team Beatrice Allen has extended an invitation for a public debate to Team King Colley, her opponent for the forthcoming Gambia National Olympic Committee (GNOC) elections.
The invitation sent to Team Colley by Yorro Njie, Team Beatrice reads:
“At the instance of my Presidential candidate (Beatrice Allen) and her team (Team Beatrice), we are hereby inviting Team King Colley for a public debate on or before Friday 26th November, 2021. The debate will focus on our manifestoes, the governance of the Olympic Movement, the Olympic Charter and Olympic Solidarity, or any other key areas of interest the host may deem important for the development of sports in The Gambia.”
“I have equally copied some journalists in this email for their information and with the hope that they will help host and facilitate the success of this debate.
“On behalf of my team, I want to reassure you of our continuous decorum, professionalism and maturity throughout this campaign period.”
Meanwhile, both presidential candidates recently launched their manifestoes with the winner of the 27thNovember election set to replace current GNOC president Dodou ‘Capi’ Joof who will not be seeking re-election.