Moustapha Ndiaye the market vendor that stabbed to death on the neck side his colleague and compatriot is still on the run.
Gambian authorities are currently searching for him, Moustapha Ndiaye fled the scene after changing his clothes, likely crossing the border into Senegal’s southern region of Casamance.
“Preliminary investigations have revealed that after the assault on Moussa Kah, Tapha rushed back to his room and changed his clothes before fleeing,” Conta told the local paper, The Standard.
“He is on the run and the police are taking all efforts to apprehend him to face justice. Both the clothes he wore and the knife he used to stab the victim are recovered by the police.”
Murder in the Gambia is very uncommon and the community around the Brikama market, where the two men worked are in shock. Community leader are calling for the police to apprehend the fugitive and have justice done.