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South Africa

30 August 2007

Sunday Times (Johannesburg) / SAPA

Four months after launching the Azanian People's Organisation's no-guns campaign, party president Mosibudi Mangena still possesses a firearm of his own. Mangena made the admission this week, but said his party colleagues were aware of the fact, and that he intended to get rid of it. He launched the campaign, which called for a ban on civilian ownership of guns, at Kagiso on the West Rand on April 21. "An immediate and important step we can take as a country to reduce... (

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