About Civil.ge
Eng | Geo | Rus
Last updated: 17:35 - 27 Jun.'17
RSS
Mobile
Twitter
Facebook
GD, UNM Candidates Run for Head of Gardabani Municipality
Civil Georgia, Tbilisi / 6 Jan.'16 / 15:44

Only the Georgian Dream (GD) ruling coalition and United National Movement (UNM) opposition party have nominated candidates for the January 28 election of head (gamgebeli) of Gardabani municipality in the Kvemo Kartli region.

Election in Gardabani was called after the office of gamgebeli became vacant following the death of the incumbent, Gela Nioradze, in late November; Nioradze,  who ran on ruling GD coalition’s ticket, won the post in 2014 local elections with over 56% of votes.

GD named Gocha Jamarauli, a native of Gardabani and a former footballer who played for the national team in 1994–2004, as its candidate.

UNM named Besik Kakhabrishvili as its candidate. He was running for the same office in the 2014 local elections, but lost the race to GD’s candidate, garnering 27.8% of votes.

A new gamgebeli of Gardabani, who will be elected in the January 28 election, will serve before the next local elections, scheduled for autumn 2017.

Latest News
27 Jun.'17 17:35
CSOs: Georgia’s Democratic Future ‘at Risk’
A group of 32 Georgian civil society organizations issued an appeal to the international community.
27 Jun.'17 16:02
President Announces Tentative Date for Municipal Polls
Municipal elections will be held at the end of the third week of October, 2017.
27 Jun.'17 12:44
Government Hires Rasky Partners for U.S. Lobbying
Boston-based company will support Georgia’s outreach efforts to the Congress, U.S. administration.
26 Jun.'17 18:24
UNM Names Mayoral Candidate in Tbilisi
Zaal Udumashvili will be the mayoral candidate, while Nika Melia will compete for Sakrebulo chairmanship.
26 Jun.'17 16:59
PM Kvirikashvili on Kakha Kaladze’s ‘Interesting’ Political Plans
Energy Minister Kakha Kaladze will reportedly be the ruling party’s mayoral pick for Tbilisi.
26 Jun.'17 14:18
In Ramadan Messages, Georgian Leaders Reach Out to Muslim Community
PM, President and Parliamentary Speaker released statements on the occasion of Ramadan Bayram.
23 Jun.'17 16:05
40th round of Geneva International Discussions
Russia and Georgia spar over security.
23 Jun.'17 15:41
MPs Pass Constitutional Changes with First Reading
Amid the opposition’s boycott, amendments were unanimously adopted by the parliamentary majority.
23 Jun.'17 01:04
Moscow Cuts ‘Investment’ Funding for Tskhinvali
90% of South Ossetia’s budget for 2017 was subsidized by the Russian Federation.
22 Jun.'17 17:20
Crime Wave Stirs Public Outcry in Abkhazia
Public demands action to stop “lawlessness” in the region, authorities promise to investigate the cases.

About Civil Georgia
Civil.Ge © 2001-2017, Daily News Online
Registered office: 2 Dolidze Str, 4-th Floor.
74