Gambia: Shop Owners Raise Concern On the Ongoing Arrests

[Foroyaa]Two desperate looking aged men in their sixties who are operating shops in Serekunda visited the Foroyaa office on Tuesday, 20 August, to raise their concerns on the recent operations by security personnel that are arresting business persons purportedly for the settlement of tax liabilities. According to the two men, who preferred anonymity, this combined security group, both in uniforms and plain clothes, came in two van loads and raided their shops, asking them to pay income tax which they said they (sho