President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday authorized the start-up of a Nationwide Centre for the Management of Small Arms and Mild Weapons, NCCSALW.
Buhari additionally appointed Retired Main Common AM Dikko because the Nationwide Coordinator of the NCCSALW.
A press release from the Presidency’s official Twitter deal with disclosed that the NCCSALW can be domiciled within the workplace of the Nationwide Safety Adviser, NSA.
The assertion learn partially, “The NCCSALW replaces the defunct Presidential Committee on Small Arms and Mild Weapons, PCSALW, and shall function the institutional mechanism for coverage steering, analysis and monitoring of all elements of Small Arms and Mild Weapons in Nigeria.
“The pioneer Nationwide Coordinator, Retired Main Common AM Dikko has served in numerous capacities in and out of doors Nigeria.
“He was a Course Director on the Kofi Annan Worldwide Peacekeeping Centre and Chief Teacher of the Nigerian Military Peacekeeping Centre.
“He was additionally a Navy Adviser, United Nations Workplace for West Africa, Director Peacekeeping Operations Defence Headquarters, Commander Operations LAST HOLD in addition to Commander, Operation LAFIYA DOLE, to say a number of.”
Buhari appoints Dikko as Nationwide Coordinator centre for small arms management