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5 May 2008

Garowe Online (Garowe) / AllAfrica

Legislators in Somalia have been asked to register their weapons with the transitional federal government following a police official's accusations that lawmakers are involved in criminal activities, local sources said. Sheikh Adan "Madobe" Mohamed, the parliament Speaker, told lawmakers in the southwestern city of Baidoa that the government wants to know the number of weapons and guards each lawmaker keeps around for personal security. The plan to register... (

Read More: Garowe Online (Garowe) / AllAfrica