By Mustapha Jallow Jarriatou Lowe, Yusupha Lowe and Alieu Lowe, who are the ex-wife, sonBai  Lowe and brother respectively of former Warrant Officer Class 2 of the Gambia Armed Forces (GAF), Baboucar ‘Bai’ Lowe, said to be one of the alleged armed attackers on state house, were arrested and detained bysecurity agents since 1 January 2015, according to a family source. The family source further told Foroyaa that they were picked up around 3pm at Lamin by men in plain clothes who told them that they were given orders from the office of the president to arrest them. The source added that the ex-wife had divorced with Bai Lowe since 27 February 2014, while Yusupha, the son, who is 13 years old, and Alieu, the younger brother, who is 19 years old, are both going to school. Since the arrest and detention of the three, the family members do not have access to them or know their whereabouts. ]]>

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