Press Release

The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) Lieutenant General Masanneh N Kinteh, General Officers, Senior and Junior Officers as well as other ranks of the Gambia Armed Forces (GAF), received with great sadness the untimely demise of our colleague Sgt  Mendy Louie A.

The sad event occurred on Saturday 10 November 2018 at the Serekunda General Hospital.  The CDS wishes to express on behalf of the entire GAF, his sincere and heartfelt condolence to the bereaved family.The sad news is extended to His Excellency the President Adama Barrow and Cabinet Ministers, relatives and friends.

In this mournful moment, GAF kindly asks prayers from the general public for the departed soul as we share with the family sadness over this irreplaceable loss. May the Almighty God in His Gracious might, grant all departed souls forgiveness and continue to guide, protect and give his relatives fortitude to bear this great loss.