PRESCOM: FG Plans Commission for Control of Arms and Weapons

The Minister of Defence Mansur Muhammad Dan-Ali has thanked the President, Commander -in Chief- of the Armed Forces of the Federal Republic of Nigeria His Excellency President Muhammadu Buhari for his continuous funding of the Armed forces of Nigeria to perform its constitutional role especially now that Nigeria is fighting multiple security challenges.

In compliance with the presidential directive for the establishment of National Commission on the Control of Small Arms and Light Weapons in the country, the Ministry of Defence in conjunction with the office of the National Security Adviser has set up a committee to work out modalities to transform the Presidential Committee on Small Arms and Light Weapons (PRESCOM) to a National Commission.