MONROVIA – During an elaborate Press Conference which saw the naming of more than 100 staunch partisans to its national campaign team, the ruling Coalition for Democratic Change appointed Cllr. Kanio Bai Gbala as its National Campaign Spokesman and head of its media team. It is anticipated that Cllr. Gbala will oversee all communication efforts of the CDC during the 2023 elections.
Many political pundits and talkshow hosts were positive and effusive in their comments about the appointment of Cllr. Gbala. They argued that Cllr. Gbala’s seems the absolute right fit for the job given his excellent communication skills, solid legal expertise and credibility both in and out of the CDC.
Cllr. Gbala is a development practitioner and public intellectual with many years of experience working for local and international NGO’s in and out of Liberia. Prior to his resignation, he most recently served as the Vice Chairperson at the Liberia Anticorruption Commission (LACC). He holds both Bachelors and Masters in Law and is an Assistant Professor of Law at the Louis Arthur Grimes School of Law.