GIA MD STILL UNDER DETENTION WITHOUT TRIAL

By Mustapha Jallow

Following the news of the arrest of the Managing Director of the Gambia International Airline (GIA), Mr. Bakary Nyassi, who was detained at the Brusubi Police Station, a reliable source revealed that Mr. Nyassi is still under detention without trial at the same station since on Tuesday, 19th 2014.

However, an attempt to contact the Public Relation Officer (PRO) ASP David Kujabi to shed light on the matter yesterday proved unsuccessful. The recipient of the call told this reporter that the spokesperson went to attend a radio show.

For the information of the reader Mr Nyassi was invited to the Police Station at around 4pm and was detained upon his arrival at the Station. Sources added that before his arrest, security agents went to look for him at both the Banjul International Airport and his residence in Lamin, but could not find him.