Following the assumption of the mantle of leadership of the Gambia Armed Forces, the Chief of Defence Staff Major General Yakuba A Drammeh is beginning a nationwide tour of military deployments this morning.
The military leader hopes to obtain first-hand information about the living and working conditions of troops in their various places of posting.
During the tour, the CDS will also call on regional governors and discuss matters relating Defence and Security as well as security response in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The first part of the tour will cover deployments in the provinces until the 19th of June while the second phase will cover the deployments in the West Coast Region and the Greater Banjul Area from 22 – 30 Jun 2020.
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