A team of military police personnel led by Lt. Nuha William Jammeh, officer commanding Military Police Sunday evening rounded up senior military officers at the Fajara barracks. The officers, Captain Babucarr Bah alias ‘Van damme’ and Captain Demba Baldeh alias ‘Mbarode’ were both arrested on allegation of showing allegiance to President Elect, Adama Barrow.
Later on, more arrests were conducted and among those arrested are Col. Hena Sambou, Lt. Col seedy joof, Lt. Col. Mai Touray, Major Yusupha Jammeh, Warrant Officer Class One Bangally S, Warrant Officer Class One Nfansu fofana, Warrant Officer Class One MB Sarr, Sgt Kemo Manneh and ex Staff Sergeant Dodou Touray.
Security sources have informed us that five of those arrested are held at The headquarters of The National Intelligence Agency in Banjul.
Meanwhile, the barracks have been put on alert after word went out that there could be an attack led by one of the generals.