The erstwhile Chairman of the Independent Electoral Commission Mustapha Carroyol, has arrived in the United States, the Freedom Newspaper can reveal. Mr. Carroyol, who arrived here this past week, is accompanied by his wife. Carroyal has been battling with health issues. He was recently admitted in The Gambia, and later discharged.
According to informed sources reaching this medium, Mr. Carroyol is not returning to Banjul, anytime soon. He is here to seek medical treatment, sources have intimated.
Mr. Carroyol, was said to have retired from the Commission. He was replaced by his Deputy Alhagie Alieu Mamar Njie.
Mr. Carroyol used to work at the Francis Small Teaching Hospital. He was posted at the CSSD Department. Carroyol later joined the IEC, and rose to the position of Commission Chairman.