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Deputy Chief Of Defence Staff Dismissed

Dec 1, 2009, 2:53 PM

Reports monitored on the GRTS last evening revealed that President Jammeh has demoted the Deputy Chief of Defence Staff, Brigadier-General Yankuba Drammeh to Private and dismissed him from the Gambia Army Forces (GAF) with effect from yesterday 30 November 2009.

In the same vein, President Jammeh has appointed Brigadier-General Ousman Badjie, the Army Commander as new Deputy Chief of Defence Staff with immediate effect.