The newly hired Defense Minister Omar Faye and the Army Chief of Defense Staff Masaneh Kinteh are about to embark on a nationwide tour of military facilities, Freedom Newspaper can reveal. A source close to Omar Faye said the tour has been scheduled. Faye would be accompanied by the CDS.
The advance team has been scheduled to leave Banjul on Tuesday, according to sources. Faye wants to make his presence known to the soldiers.
In another development, plans are afoot to remove CDS Masaneh Kinteh. Kinteh is likely going to be replaced by Army Commander Mamat Cham.