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Wetin you need to know about di National Centre for the Control of Small Arms and Light Weapons wey President Buhari form wey to control small arms sake of insecurity

Wetin you need to know about di National Centre for the Control of Small Arms and Light Weapons wey President Buhari form wey to control small arms sake of insecurity
For November 2020, di Senate Leader, Senator Yahaya Abdullahi tok say 350 million of di 500 million illegal arms for West Africa, dey Nigeria.

Wia dis foto come from, Bayo Omoboriowo/Instagram Wetin we call dis foto, President Muhamadu Buhari dey sign register for State House, Abuja Di continuous attacks wey dey happun across Nigeria and border kontris don make President Muhammadu Buhari approve di establishment of di National Centre for the Control of Small Arms and Light Weapons (NCCSALW).E add say add say di decision na sake of say dem dey restructure Nigeria security architecture and di aim na to address di security threats wey Nigeria dey experience and strengthen regional mechanism for di control of small arms.See DSS 'hot' warning against groups with agenda to cause katakata for Nigeria Why Buhari ask US to move dia Africa military HQ from Germany to di continent "Di NCCSALW go replace di Presidential Committee on Small Arms and Light Weapons (SALW) wey no dey function again and im go serve as di institutional mechanism for policy guidance, research and monitoring of all aspects of SALW for Nigeria."As one of di ways to tackle (security) threat, di new Centre go fulfil di requirements of di ECOWAS Moratorium on Import, Export, and Manufacture of Light Weapons as well as di UN Plan of Action to prevent, combat, and eradicate di illicit trade for small arms and weapons.

According to di United Nations Small Arms include revolver and pistols, rifle and carbine, assault rifle, submachine gun and light machine gun.Senator Abdullahi tok dis one wen im dey comment on di report of di National Consultation on Physical Security and Stockpile Management (PSSM) wey di United Nations Regional Centre for Peace and Disarmament in Africa (UNREC) and di Presidential Committee on Small Arms and Light Weapons (PRESCOM) organise.

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