An Independent candidate, Kandeh Bockarie will no longer be contesting in the constituency 025 Bye elections in Kono district.
Mr. Silah, Kono district officer of the National Electoral Commission confirmed the development, yesterday November 23rd 2015 at Kono.
According to information available to Sierrraloaded, Kandeh Bockarie has withdrew his candidature in writing after he was paid off by the ruling party, All People’s Pary.
When contacted, Kandeh confirmed saying that “his bills of $15,000 has been refunded by the APC through Karamoh Kabba.”
“Politics is about money, I have no regrets” Kandeh said at the NEC office in kono.
He intended to contest as an independent candidate in constituency 025 Kono district.
Some people believed He withdrew because of fear of loosing the election.