Gambia’s security services have arrested two army officers who are suspected of being involved in a coup attempt against President Adama Barrow last week.
The two, who have not been named, were arrested on Monday.
On December 21st the government said it had arrested a group of soldiers in connection with the coup attempt.
West Africa’s main regional body, the Economic Community of West African States (Ecowas), condemned the coup attempt in a tweet.
Communiqué on The Gambia pic.twitter.com/dSPIblLs0c
— Ecowas – Cedeao (@ecowas_cedeao) December 21, 2022