There are 886,578 registered voters and 1422 polling stations for the fourth presidential election slated for Thursday 1 December 2016.

Banjul Administrative Area registered 22,731 voters with 35 polling stations, Kanifing Administrative Area registered 199,957 voters with 287 polling stations.

Brikama Administrative Area registered 281,115 voters with 427 polling stations.

Kerewan Administrative Area registered 101,717 voters with 183 polling stations.

Mansakonko Administrative Area registered 49,198 voters with 90 polling stations. Janjanbureh Administrative Area registered 116,675 voters with 207 polling stations

Basse Administrative Area registered 115,185 voters with 193 polling stations

Five thousand four hundred and sixty-two polling staff will be contracted to man these polling stations.

One hundred and twenty-two assistant returning officers have been hired to work in the 53 constituencies countrywide and there are seven collation centers while counting will be done at the polling station at the close of polls.

He said polls will be opened at 8am and close at 5pm.

Written By A Correspondent 

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