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South Africa

26 April 2002

South African Press Assocation (SAPA)

PRETORIA — The first firearms registration centre under the new Firearms Control Act has been opened in Pretoria. Gauteng security MEC Nomvula Mokonyane says the centre will serve nine police stations in the Pretoria North region. She said at the launch: Through this facility, we hope to improve our administration process aimed at effectively monitoring firearms circulating in our communities while improving the time necessary to issue licenses. Mokonyane said the... (

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