2 Foreign Affairs officers arrested for passport fraud

Monday, August 26, 2019

Two protocol officers of Ministry of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Gambians Abroad have been arrested in connection with diplomatic passport fraud and are currently helping police in their investigation, a source familiar with the matter told The Point.

A third suspect left the country about fortnight ago.

Two of the suspects were arrested on Friday and are currently helping the police in their investigations. 

When contacted, the spokesperson of the Foreign Affairs Ministry, Saikou Ceesay, said the Ministry cannot make any further statement until investigations are completed.

Author: Bekai Njie