RICE FARMERS’ PRESIDENT STILL IN DETENTION

Abdoulie G. Dibba
Haruna Gassama, the President of the current Central River RiceHarona
Farmers’  Cooperative Ltd, who was arrested since on Monday 2nd March 2015 at Brikamaba in the Lower Fulladou District of Central River Region South of the Republic of the Gambia is yet to be released and  his place of detention is yet to be made known to his relatives.Haruna Gassama was arrested on the day that the staff of the Sheriff
Division were in Brikamaba in Lower Fulladou  executing  the order of
a Judgment delivered by Justice Penda Dibba of the high court on
12th of January 2015 in favour of the plaintiff, Haruna Gassama and
his committee, in which she ordered the defendants Alhagi Musa Gimbo
Trawally and his committee to forthwith hand over the affairs and
assets of the Rice Farmers Cooperative Society Ltd to the duly elected
Executive of the Rice Farmers Cooperative Society Ltd (Haruna Gassama
and his committee). “Since his arrest on the 2nd of March 2015, we do
not know his detention place and have no idea about the reason of his
arrest,” stated a family source.