Opposition parties in Gambia started talks on the appointment a single candidate to stand against President Yahya Jammeh in elections scheduled for December. Representatives of at least four parties attended a meeting at a beach resort near Banjul, the capital, to discuss the forging of an alliance, Halifah Salla, the presidential candidate for the People's Democratic Organisation for Independence and Socialism party, said on Wednesday.
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Gambia's first-ever female presidential candidate on Friday said it was time for President Yahya Jammeh "to go", promising to rejoin the Commonwealth community and set the country on a path to prosperity. Isatou Touray, a development expert and campaigner against female genital mutilation, railed against the "lavish" lifestyle she said Jammeh enjoyed while ruling one of Africa's poorest nations, and accused him of sowing division between communities.
A women's rights activist in the Gambia currently campaigning against female genital mutilation has said she will put herself forward as the country's first-ever female presidential candidate. "It is true that I want to contest the presidency" in December's election, Isatou Touray told AFP ahead of an official announcement expected later on Friday.
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