A number of senior officials of the Gambia Armed Forces have been sacked, widely circulated social media sources reported yesterday.
According to sources, the officers reportedly dismissed included majors and captains.
According to one account, the officers dismissed include Major Karamba Jammeh, Major Alieu Sowe, Major Kebba Gibba, Major Lamin Manneh, and Major Gibril Jammeh.
It was also reported that Captains Sulayman Jammeh and Abdoulie Badjie have also been removed. The Standard tried unsuccessfully to confirm the story with the army PRO who was not available on the phone and up to press time, no official confirmation came from army headquarters.