Impeccable source close to Capt Lamin Saine indicates that he has been removed from his position as Director General of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA) on Monday, 9th December, 2013. Upon receiving the information, this reporter visited the residence of DG Capt. Saine for confirmation or otherwise of the story. However, when this reporter arrived at his residence in Sanchaba, he was told by the wife that Capt. Saine is at the National Assembly. When asked to confirm or deny the story relating to his removal as Director General of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), the wife said: "Capt. Saine has been removed from office on Monday 9 December, 2013."
The Foroyaa reporter at the National Assembly confirmed Capt. Saine's attendance of the National Assembly sitting on Tuesday 10th December 2013.