Gambia: Gambia’s Navy Chief Fired!

The purging of the armed forces has started in earnest. Interior Minister Mai Fatty, has axed General Sillah, Kujabi, the officer, who was said to have aided Jesus Ensa Tamba, Sait Njie, and co to desert their respective units in the army. Sillah Kujabi, has joined the list of officers terminated.

Mr. Kujabi, who used to head the Navy, was informed in a tersely worded letter that his services with GAF, has been terminated. No reason was advanced for the premature termination of his services.

A good number of officers were dismissed on Friday. The Interior Ministry is processing the latest purging of the army. Suspected Jammeh loyalists are being sent home.

Interior Minister Mai Fatty, is yet to issue a statement on the latest firings.

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