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David Colley, nine ‘junglers’ arrested

Feb 28, 2017, 12:11 PM

Police PRO Foday Conta yesterday confirmed the arrest of David Colley, former director of prisons who was sacked on Friday, as well as four junglers, alleged assassins of former President Yahya Jammeh, saying they are in police custody.

Security sources also said that five other junglers are also in the custody of the military police for interrogation, bringing the total number of junglers under arrest to nine.

They were accused of alleged torturing and killing under the instructions of Jammeh, whilst David Colley’s arrest followed poor conditions at the Prisons blamed for human rights abuses.