Senegalese forces were spotted in Kanilai on Wednesday, according to sources. Our source said someone on the ground forwarded the picture to him. It is not clear what must have occasioned the presence of the Senegalese forces in Kanilai.
Few days ago, the Commander of the Kanilai Garson Wassa Camara denied reports about a planned rebel attacks in the Southern province of Casamance from the Gambian end.
The Senegalese forces are part of the ECOMIG troops deployed to the Gambia to help protect the Barrow transition government. ECOMIG has been in the Gambia for months now.