Sinn Fein Sligo-Leitrim general election selection convention in Sligo.

Two believed to be in race for nomination.

Sligo News File Online.

Sinn Fein are to pick their candidate for the next general election atSinn Fein Logo a selection convention in the Southern Hotel in Sligo on Sunday.

Outgoing party constituency TD, Michael Colreavy has announced that he will not be contesting the election.

Reportedly in the field for nomination is Sinn Fein councillor Martin Kenny, a member of Leitrim County Council for the past 11 years. He has already contested previous general elections and the Roscommon/South Leitrim by-election last year.

A second candidate said to be seeking nomination is former member of the now defunct Sligo Borough Council, Chris MacManus.