Tag: Ousman Sowe

News, Security

BREAKING NEWS: Lamin Jadama appointed as new SIS Director General

Lamin Jadama, the deputy director general of the State Intelligence Service (SIS) has been appointed as the new Director General of the country’s intelligence agency SIS, LTN has learnt. He replaces Ousman Sowe who has been appointed as Minister of Lands, Regional Government and Religious Affairs by the president, HE […]

News, Opinion, Politics, Security

ANALYSIS: The Political Axis of Gambian Spy Chief’s Cabinet Appointment

The recent appointment of the State Intelligence Service (SIS) Chief Ousman Sowe to the new role as the Minister of Lands, Regional Government and Religious Affairs is being received with mixed reactions in various circles of our national life. Some activists and keen observers of Gambian political plays have frowned […]

News, Security

FEATURE: How Gambia’s National Security could have been compromised by the SIS. Lessons to be learned!

Since 2019 before the testimony of The Gambia’s Intelligence Chief Ousman Sowe at the just-concluded Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission (TRRC), on the 6th and 7th January 2021, doubts have been raised in some corners as to whether the country’s national security has been compromised or not. Such alleged compromise […]