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South Africa

2 November 2010

South African Press Association

Both national Police Minister Nathi Mthethwa and national Police Commissioner Bheki Cele promised to sort out problems associated with the central fire arms registry (CFR). Speaking at a press conference in Pretoria, Mthethwa said there were serious challenges with the CFR that were undermining the implementation of the Firearms Control Act. He conceded that some licence applications were taking as long as six years to process and that there were elements of... (

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