Gambia: Arrests of Businesspersons Escalate As Businesses Close Down

[Foroyaa]As the combined security forces continue to intensify the arrest of businesspersons in the Greater Banjul Area, many shops are closing down for lack of the ability to pay tax arrears. Foroyaa spoke to some affected individuals in order to know exactly how they are affected as far as business is concerned. This prompted this reporter to visit some areas such as Serekunda, Latrikunda, Tallinding, Lamin and Brikama to hear from the victims. One Ibrahim Gaye in Serekunda who owns a big shop selling some food i