EBRIMA SAIDYKHAN EXPLAINS DEMBA NDOW’s FINAL MOMENTS BEFORE DEATH

By Mustapha Jallow

Foroyaa has earlier published a story on the mysterious death of Mr. Demba Demba NdowNdow, a 28 year old man whose body was taken to the mortuary on Wednesday, 10th of September 2014, and buried on Friday, 12 September, under noticeable security escort by members of the Gambia Armed Forces.

An witness has informed Foroyaa about what happened before the death of Mr. Demba Ndow, a young Gambian and a resident of Kanifing Estate.

According to the witness, the late Demba Ndow explained what happened to him on that fateful day: that he had attempted to intervene to quell a fight between two brothers but ended up becoming the victim.

Family members of the late Demba Ndow, said they are yet to receive any post mortem report from the said authorities and are anxiously waiting for results from the authorities.

When contacted, the Army Public Relation Officer (PRO), 2Lt. Mr. Malick Sanyang said they have received a report about the said Demba Ndow alleging that he was assaulted by a Military Corporal. He said they are following the Military Police procedure with the Police to investigate the matter. The PRO added that investigation into the matter is still ongoing.