National Report on the Implementation of the PoA, 2008
National laws, regulations and administrative procedures:
National Marking Practices
Certain markings are used to indicate the country of manufacture.
Marking at the time of import:
Marking of SALW in the possession of government
armed and security forces:
Measures against the removal or alteration of markings:
Accurate and comprehensive records for all marked SALW
within their territory:
Measures taken for undertaking traces and responding to tracing requests:
Operational Informaton Exchange:
Needs and Request for Assistance::
Implementation challenges and opportunities:
Local efforts have been made to sensitize the various stakeholders on the advent of the new International Tracing Instrument. Furthermore, officials will receive intensive capacity building training towards its operationalization. Nigeria actively participated in a workshop dedicated to the ITI organized by UNREC in April 2008.