May 6, 2015, 10:06 AM
The suspects, believed to be from the same family, are currently in police custody helping the police in their investigations, while the company has been closed, Kujabi added.
Earlier in June, the Gambia government declared ‘persona non-grata’ Lebanese businessman Hussein Tajudeen for ‘‘involving in undesirable business activities which has very serious health and economic consequences to the people and the state’’, and ordered him to leave the country within 72 hours.
‘‘Despite the fact that The Gambia has a liberal economy, the state will not condone greedy and unscrupulous businessmen who are just after their profit margin and not the welfare and wellbeing of the consumers,’ the government said then.
The government went on to advise all businessmen to adhere strictly to the rules of engagement in the interest of their businesses, the consumer and the state.