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Nigeria. 1990 ‘Sale and Transfer.’ Firearms Regulations, Under Section 33 , Laws of the Federal Republic of Nigeria 1990; Part 3. Abuja: Federal Republic of Nigeria. 1 January

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Sale and Transfer

16. A registered dealer shall keep up to date the following records
(a) a file containing a record of licences for the import of arms and ammunition for which application has been made to the authorised police officer and the result of such applications;

(b) a register of imports in which shall be recorded-
(i) the type, and the calibre or bore, and the maker's name and number, and any mark or distinguishing letter or letters, and number of each firearm imported, together with a reference to the import licence under which it was imported, and to the authority under which it was withdrawn from the public armoury,
(ii) the date of such withdrawal and the date of deposit in the registered dealer's armoury,
(iii) the quantity and description of any ammunition imported, together with a reference to the import licence under which it was imported, and to the authority under which it was withdrawn from the public armoury,
(iv) the date of such withdrawal and the date of deposit in the registered dealer's armoury;

(c) a file of all dealings in firearms and ammunition made between the registered dealer and any other registered dealer or any manufacturer or repairer of firearms;

(d) a register of dealings in firearms and ammunition made between the aforesaid in which shall be recorded
(i) the type, and the calibre or bore, and the maker's name and number and any mark or distinguishing letter or letters, and number of each firearm purchased or sold,
(ii) the name and address of the purchaser or vendor of each such firearm as the case may be,
(iii) the date of each such purchase and sale,
(iv) the quantity and description of any ammunition purchased or sold,
(v) the name and address of the purchaser or vendor of such ammunition as the case may be,
(vi) the date of each such purchase or sale,
(vii) a reference to all orders authorising the withdrawal of any firearms or ammunition from the registered dealer's armoury;

(e) a file of the documents relating to all dealings in firearms and ammunition between the registered dealer and individuals;

(f) a register of all dealings in firearms and ammunition between the registered dealer and any individuals, which shall be maintained under the same headings as in paragraph (d) of this regulation.

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