EFSTH Doctor Detained for 2 days, Released


By Kebba Jeffang

Foroyaa has learnt that Doctor Ebrima Ceesay, a staff of Edward Francis Small Teaching Hospital (EFSTH) in Banjul, has been detained at the police headquarters for two days but released unconditionally yesterday, 4th February, 2016.

Confirming the incident, Dr. Ceesay in a brief interview with this reporter yesterday at his residence in Tallinding said he was held by the police. “I was taking for questioning for few days but I was released today,” he said.

Responding to questions whether he was charged, Dr. Ceesay said he was not charged. “It was just for questioning and I was released without being charged with any offence,” said the medical doctor.

Foroyaa will further contact the police through the spokesperson for details about the detention and will report accordingly.