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Nigeria,West Africa

13 June 2006

This Day (Lagos)

LAGOS — Women groups under the aegis of Women in Peace-building program (WIPNET) of the West Africa Network for Peace-building (WANEP) have called on the Federal Government to enact a law making un-approved arms importation into Nigeria a criminal offence; and to enact a bill to monitor accountability in arms transaction in government security agencies. Above call was made at a forum marking the International Women's Day for Peace and Disarmament, which took place in... (

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