By Ousman A. Marong
A 60-year old man, Ansumana Kongira of Brikama Daru-Khairy was on Saturday allegedly killed by his 30-year old son, police sources say.
According to the Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the Gambia Police Force (GPF), Supt. Lamin Njie, Malang Kongira, a deportee from Germany has been detained and accused of causing the death of his own father, Ansumana Kongira.
PRO Njie said Malang had recently been acting in a violent manner and that while his father (Ansumana Kongira) was trying to cool him down, he (Malang) hit him with a wooden bench and also threw a cement block at him which hit him on the head. He said the father was rushed to the hospital where he was pronounced dead on arrival. He adds that the accused is currently in custody helping the police in their investigations.