Arrested SIS officers remanded

Friday, March 23, 2018

Banjul Magistrates’ Court has Wednesday remanded eight ex officers of the defunct National Intelligence Agency (NIA) now renamed State Intelligence Services (SIS) after they were charged on two counts including conspiracy to murder Solo Sandeng.

Two accused have been granted bail.

Nine ex top brass of the agency including ex director general are facing trial with numerous charges including murder, causing grievously bodily harm, conspiracy to commit felony and accessory since last year.

The recent charged officers are: Ngora Njie, Bakary Jammeh aka Afo, Lyon Gomez, Lamin Bojang aka Kambajal, Manlafi Jarju, Tijan Camara, Kwesi Mendy, Lamin Bojang (driver), Ansumana Manga (driver) and Yankuba Colley.