Illegal arms importer to pay N1m fine as Senate amends Firearms Act


The Senate, on Wednesday, passed the Firearms Act 2004 (Amendment) Bill 2021. The red chamber increased the fine for illegal importation and sales of firearms to N1m. The fine was initially at N1,000 in the extant Act. The Senate passed the bill after the it considered the report of its Committee on Judiciary, Human Rights Read More

Source: Punch Newspaper