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39,880 militants’ firearms, ammunition handed over to Nigerian Army

17 March 2013, ENUGU — The 39,880 assorted firearms and ammunition recovered from former militants in the Niger Delta by the inter-agency taskforce set up by the Federal Government have been handed over to the 82 Division of the Nigerian Army.

A breakdown of the arms handed over on Saturday at the 82 Division’s parade ground included the following: 482 automatic arms, 20,132 ammunition, 295 magazines and 18,971 locally made guns.

The General Officer Commanding the 82 Division Nigerian Army, General Adebayor Olaniyi, who received the large arms from the taskforce, said it was part of the Federal Government’s amnesty programme which started in 2009.

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  • Given the information at our disposal, the arms and ammunitions handed in are just a fraction of what is out there. We urge the federal, state and local governments to come alive to their responsibility and develop the Niger Delta.

  • Given the information at our disposal, the arms and ammunitions handed in are just a fraction of what is out there. We urge the federal, state and local governments to come alive to their responsibility and develop the Niger Delta.

  • Given the information at our disposal, the arms and ammunitions handed in are just a fraction of what is out there. We urge the federal, state and local governments to come alive to their responsibility and develop the Niger Delta.

  • Given the information at our disposal, the arms and ammunitions handed in are just a fraction of what is out there. We urge the federal, state and local governments to come alive to their responsibility and develop the Niger Delta.

  • Given the information at our disposal, the arms and ammunitions handed in are just a fraction of what is out there. We urge the federal, state and local governments to come alive to their responsibility and develop the Niger Delta.

  • Given the information at our disposal, the arms and ammunitions handed in are just a fraction of what is out there. We urge the federal, state and local governments to come alive to their responsibility and develop the Niger Delta.

  • Given the information at our disposal, the arms and ammunitions handed in are just a fraction of what is out there. We urge the federal, state and local governments to come alive to their responsibility and develop the Niger Delta.

  • Given the information at our disposal, the arms and ammunitions handed in are just a fraction of what is out there. We urge the federal, state and local governments to come alive to their responsibility and develop the Niger Delta.

  • Given the information at our disposal, the arms and ammunitions handed in are just a fraction of what is out there. We urge the federal, state and local governments to come alive to their responsibility and develop the Niger Delta.

  • Given the information at our disposal, the arms and ammunitions handed in are just a fraction of what is out there. We urge the federal, state and local governments to come alive to their responsibility and develop the Niger Delta.

  • Given the information at our disposal, the arms and ammunitions handed in are just a fraction of what is out there. We urge the federal, state and local governments to come alive to their responsibility and develop the Niger Delta.

  • Given the information at our disposal, the arms and ammunitions handed in are just a fraction of what is out there. We urge the federal, state and local governments to come alive to their responsibility and develop the Niger Delta.

  • Given the information at our disposal, the arms and ammunitions handed in are just a fraction of what is out there. We urge the federal, state and local governments to come alive to their responsibility and develop the Niger Delta.