(JollofNews) – The half brother of Gambia’s former long-term ruler Yahya Jammeh is appearing before a commission of inquiry looking into the financial dealings of his brother.

Ansumana Jammeh served  as Gambia’s ambassador to Qatar and held various senior position and shares in companies owned by his brother who is now living in exile in Equitorial Guinea following his defeat in December 2016 election.

The commission which is headed by veteran lawyer Surahata B. Janneh, is looking at numerous allegations of mismanagement of public funds, abuse of office, and willful violations of public funds by the former President Yahya Jammeh and his associates.

We will keep you updated as events unfold.