Update On Gambia As Forces Moves Into Banjul

Reports from Gambia say Ecowas coalition troops who have been on stand by in Senegal have moved into Gambia with a view to securing strategic positions.

Ecomog Force commander commander Air Commodore Tajjudeen Yusuf confirmed that the troops met no resistance as they moved into the country. The Gambian security forces are said to have rather been friendly and welcoming.

The Nigerian airforce also conducted armed Reece of the the country from the base in Dakar Senegal without any hindrance. Correspondent Makut Simon Macham reports that the troops are expected to prepare the grounds for the return of president ADAMA BARROW to the country.

The Nigerian naval ship NNS unity has also berthed in Dakar port in Senegal also expected to participate in the Ecowas intervention in stabilizing Gambia.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

Create a free website or blog at WordPress.com.

Up ↑

%d bloggers like this: