Citation(s) from the GunPolicy.org literature library
Rwanda. 2008 ‘Manufacture and Export Controls.’ National Report of Rwanda on its Implementation of the United Nations Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects (UNPoA); Section 4, p. 3. New York, NY: Permanent Mission of Rwanda to the United Nations. 27 March
4. Manufacture and Export Controls
Rwanda does not manufacture. However, there exist provisions that prohibit the manufacture of some weapons such as silencer guns, folding guns, multi-barreled guns and guns with toxic effects.
The import or export license for firearms, ammunitions and other related materials shall be issued by the Minister in charge of National Police. Such a license shall at least contain the following information:
- its date and place of issuance;
- its expiration date;
- country of import of firearms;
- country of export of firearms;
- end-users of firearms;
- nature and quantity of firearms
- Transit countries of firearms.