Dakar, Senegal – (African Boulevard News) – As Senegalese opposition leader Ousmane Sonko’s appeal hearing approaches, the gendarmerie has taken a stand to avoid any untoward incidents. The security forces have instructed their officers to keep their distance from reserve units enlisted by the presidential camp. The Gendarmerie hopes to avoid any conflicts, repeating the violence that occurred during the recent presidential election.
The decision to distance the gendarmerie from other units was taken after reports emerged, which suggested that reserve officers had been recruited under dubious circumstances by the presidential camp. The gendarmerie said it was not comfortable with the recruitment of such reserve units, which could result in a backlash from opposition supporters.
According to local sources, the gendarmerie has instructed its commanders to ensure the security of all citizens and take all necessary measures to prevent any conflict from arising. They have also urged the other army units to act responsibly and avoid any provocation or violence that could lead to a destabilization of the country.
One of the gendarmerie’s senior officials stated that their main goal was to ensure that the appeal hearing concluded peacefully, and no one should attempt to disturb the proceedings of the court. As a professional force, he added, the gendarmerie had a responsibility to maintain law and order, and they would do everything in their power to ensure that the country remained stable and peaceful.
Meanwhile, Ousmane Sonko’s supporters have expressed their concern that the government may try to influence the outcome of the appeal hearing. They have urged the international community to monitor the hearing more closely, to ensure that justice is served.
In conclusion, the Senegalese gendarmerie is determined to avoid any clashes or violence during Ousmane Sonko’s appeal hearing. They have instructed their officers to keep their distance from reserve units enlisted by the presidential camp. Their main aim is to ensure the security of the citizens and prevent any disruption of the country’s peace and stability. The international community is watching closely as the proceedings unfold to ensure justice is served transparently.