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South Africa

24 April 2002

South African Press Assocation (SAPA)

CAPE TOWN — An initiative to reduce the number of illegal arms in Africa is being run in the West African country of Niger, where people will soon be able to swop guns for radios. The project, known as Radios for the Consolidation of Peace, is a partnership between the Cape-based Freeplay Foundation, the UN Development Programme (UNDP) and the Niger government's National Commission for the Collection and Control of Illicit Arms. Freeplay Foundation has donated 12... (

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