Jan 20, 2021, 12:34 PM
The Gambia has registered 23 new positive coronavirus cases, bringing the total cases since March 2020 to 3,933.
Police have so far arrested 12 people in connection with the hacking.
The arrestees include Gambians and non-Gambians.
A source that spoke to our reporter on the condition of anonymity hinted that the suspects are currently being detained at the Police Headquarters in Banjul as investigation into the matter continues.
ASP Lamin Njie, police spokesperson confirmed the development, confirming the suspects are currently under custody as investigation continues.
“The suspects are arrested in connection with the hacking at Trust Bank. The police are investigating the matter and the public will be accordingly informed at the end of the investigation,” he said.
Members of Rawdatul Majaalis, the breakaway group of The Gambia Supreme Islamic Council (GSIC) and the current executive have once again renewed their loyalty to Sheriff Muhammed Sanusi Nano Hydara led camp in administering religious affairs in the country.
West Coast Region governor, Lamin Sanneh has said that security issue should not be taken for granted, adding that all should put hands on deck to support the security, especially immigration personnel who are posted at the borders.