Feb 10, 2021, 11:23 AM
The recent blame on high price of fish in the local markets is due to the quantity of fishes being transported to Senegal on a daily basis, according to local fish traders.
According to military sources, CDS Drammeh discussed with his counterpart Gen. Biram Diop pertinent issues designed to strengthen peace between the two countries and also to exchange training programmes.
“It is prudent to stress that in order to overcome the rampant crisis in the world particularly the sub region, it’s relevant for the two countries’ top security officers to meet, discuss and share experiences."
The Gambian CDS yesterday also paid a courtesy call on The Gambian High Commissioner in Dakar, where he was received by High Commissioner Hadrammeh Sidibeh.
After the usual welcome by the deputy head of mission, Dr. Mariam John, CDS Drammeh briefed the Gambian diplomats about some of the activities he undertook since his appointment as CDS and informed that the purpose of his visit in Senegal was to further enhance the relations between the two countries and Armed Forces.
He stated that his current visit to Dakar is among the occasional ones undertaken for strategic military partnership.
CDS Drammeh said GAF is planning to deploy a Defence Attaché in Senegal to further enhance Military cooperation and coordination.
Rtd. Gen. Momodou Alieu Bah of The Gambia Armed Forces (GAF) yesterday testified before the TRRC, giving account of his arrest and subsequent jailing for playing a part in 2006 abortive coup.
Principal Magistrate Isatou Janneh-Njie, the newly-appointed coroner, presided over the inquest into the death of Januaro Wande Beducande Findon, a Guinea Bissau national.