Mr. Ebrima Jawo, a renowned Banjulian based in the US has announced his candidacy for the 2023 Mayoral election in the country’s capital Banjul.
Jawo made the announcement Monday morning on Facebook, where he disclosed his intentions to contest under the PPP ticket.
Below is the message he posted on Facebook:
“Dear Wa Banjul,
Greetings and wishes of Allah’s guidance upon us all.
First and foremost, I extend prayers and heartfelt gratitude to my late parents.
To all descendants, residents, and people of the great Island City, I wish to extend appreciation over concerns raised during a recent visit to Banjul which saw me stay for almost 2 months.
After a series of consultations, I have decided to throw my hat in the Mayoral bid for Banjul inshaa Allah this year under the ticket of PPP. I count on your support.
Watch out for more info coming,“ he said.
Mr. Jawo is expected to face the incumbent Mayor Rohey Malick Lowe of the UDP, and anyone selected by the NPP, the ruling party, among others.