Over 400 pistols, ammunition seized at Ghanaian port

– – Ghanaian authorities have confirmed the seizure of some 436 pistols and ammunition at the country’s major port in Tema. A 20-footer container containing 26 packs of 50 pieces of ammunition and 1(40millimetre) piece of pepper spray was also impounded by officials. Ghana’s Revenue Authority said the weapons were illegally imported from Turkey. The arms and ammunition were concealed in personal effects made up of clothing, shoes and bags. The revenue authority in the statement said the arms were detected during a physical examination exercise at the Terminal Three facility by officials…

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