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BAN ON ARMS SALES TO NIGERIA

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1230: tabled on 12 June 1995

Tabled in the 1994-95 session.

This motion has been signed by 127 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Motion text

That this House notes that Britain is still selling military equipment to Nigeria despite the continuation of military rule following the annulment of presidential elections held in Nigeria on 12th June 1993; calls on the Government to impose a complete ban on the sale of lethal and non-lethal military equipment to that country; and asks the Government to work vigorously for similar action by the European Union until democratic civilian rule is established.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

Banks, Tony
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Newham North West
Barnes, Mr Harry
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
North East Derbyshire
Battle, John
Labour
Signed on 15 June 1995
Leeds West
Bayley, Hugh
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
York
Berry, Dr Roger
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Kingswood
Boyes, Roland
Labour
Signed on 20 June 1995
Houghton and Washington
Bradley, Mr Keith
Labour
Signed on 15 June 1995
Manchester, Withington
Burden, Richard
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Birmingham, Northfield
Callaghan, James
Labour
Signed on 13 June 1995
Heywood and Middleton
Campbell, Mrs Anne
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Cambridge
Campbell, Sir Menzies
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 October 1995
North East Fife
Chisholm, Mr Malcolm
Labour
Signed on 1 November 1995
Edinburgh, Leith
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1995
Barnsley West and Penistone
Clwyd, Ann
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Cynon Valley
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 29 June 1995
Leyton
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 13 June 1995
Falkirk East
Cook, Frank
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Stockton North
Corston, Jean
Labour
Signed on 21 June 1995
Bristol East
Cunliffe, Mr Lawrence
Labour
Signed on 13 June 1995
Leigh
Cunningham, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 17 October 1995
Coventry South East
Dafis, Cynog
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 15 June 1995
Ceredigion and Pembroke North
Darling, Mr Alistair
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Edinburgh Central
Davidson, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Glasgow, Govan
Davies, Bryan
Labour
Signed on 13 June 1995
Oldham Central and Royton
Davis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 13 June 1995
Birmingham, Hodge Hill
Dowd, Jim
Labour
Signed on 13 June 1995
Lewisham West
Dunnachie, Jimmy
Labour
Signed on 13 June 1995
Glasgow, Pollok
Eagle, Angela
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Wallasey
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Sunderland North
Evans, John
Labour
Signed on 15 June 1995
St Helens North
Ewing, Mrs Margaret
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 October 1995
Moray
Faulds, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 14 June 1995
Warley East
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Newport West
Foulkes, George
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Carrick, Cumnock and Doon Valley
Gapes, Mike
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Ilford South
George, Mr Bruce
Labour
Signed on 14 July 1995
Walsall South
Gerrard, Mr Neil
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Walthamstow
Godman, Dr Norman
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Greenock and Port Glasgow
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Birmingham, Small Heath
Graham, Mr Tommy
Labour
Signed on 29 June 1995
Renfrew West and Inverclyde
Griffiths, Nigel
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Edinburgh South
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Bridgend
Gunnell, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Morley and Leeds South
Hain, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Neath
Hall, Mr Mike
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Warrington South
Hanson, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Delyn
Hardy, Peter
Labour
Signed on 13 June 1995
Wentworth
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 June 1995
North Devon
Hendron, Joe
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 12 June 1995
Belfast West
Heppell, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Nottingham East
Hinchliffe, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Wakefield
Home Robertson, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 18 October 1995
East Lothian
Hood, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 19 October 1995
Clydesdale
Howarth, Alan
Conservative
Signed on 15 June 1995
Stratford-on-Avon
Howells, Dr Kim
Labour
Signed on 15 June 1995
Pontypridd
Hughes, Roy
Labour
Signed on 13 June 1995
Newport East
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 7 November 1995
Southwark and Bermondsey
Hutton, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Barrow and Furness
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Barnsley Central
Jackson, Glenda
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Hampstead and Highgate
Jackson, Helen
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Sheffield, Hillsborough
Jamieson, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Plymouth, Devonport
Jones, Mr Barry
Labour
Signed on 15 June 1995
Alyn and Deeside
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 13 June 1995
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Jones, Mr Martyn
Labour
Signed on 6 July 1995
Clwyd South West
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 October 1995
Cheltenham
Jowell, Tessa
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Dulwich
Keen, Alan
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Feltham and Heston
Khabra, Mr Piara S
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Ealing, Southall
Kilfoyle, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 29 June 1995
Liverpool, Walton
Lewis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 15 June 1995
Worsley
Liddell, Mrs Helen
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Monklands East
Livingstone, Mr Ken
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Brent East
Loyden, Eddie
Labour
Signed on 14 June 1995
Liverpool, Garston
MacDonald, Dr Calum
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Western Isles
MacShane, Mr Denis
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Rotherham
Mahon, Alice
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Halifax
McAllion, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Dundee East
McAvoy, Mr Thomas
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Glasgow, Rutherglen
McKelvey, William
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
McLeish, Mr Henry
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Central Fife
McMaster, Gordon
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Paisley South
Michie, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Sheffield, Heeley
Milburn, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Darlington
Miller, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 21 June 1995
Ellesmere Port and Neston
Mitchell, Mr Austin
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Great Grimsby
Morris, Estelle
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Birmingham, Yardley
Mullin, Mr Chris
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Sunderland South
O'Hara, Mr Edward
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Knowsley South
Olner, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Nuneaton
Parry, Robert
Labour
Signed on 13 June 1995
Liverpool, Riverside
Pearson, Ian
Labour
Signed on 15 June 1995
Dudley West
Pickthall, Mr Colin
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
West Lancashire
Pike, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 13 June 1995
Burnley
Pope, Mr Greg
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Hyndburn
Prentice, Bridget
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Lewisham East
Prentice, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Pendle
Quin, Joyce
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Gateshead East
Redmond, Martin
Labour
Signed on 22 June 1995
Don Valley
Robinson, Mr Geoffrey
Labour
Signed on 23 October 1995
Coventry North West
Ross, Mr Ernie
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Dundee West
Sedgemore, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Hackney South and Shoreditch
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Nottingham South
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 14 June 1995
Bolsover
Smith, Llew
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Blaenau Gwent
Soley, Mr Clive
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Hammersmith
Squire, Rachel
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Dunfermline West
Steel, Sir David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 October 1995
Tweeddale, Ettrick and Lauderdale
Stott, Roger
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Wigan
Sutcliffe, Mr Gerry
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Bradford South
Thompson, Jack
Labour
Signed on 13 June 1995
Wansbeck
Tipping, Paddy
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Sherwood
Touhig, Mr Don
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Islwyn
Turner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 13 June 1995
Wolverhampton South East
Watson, Mike
Labour
Signed on 15 June 1995
Glasgow Central
Wicks, Malcolm
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Croydon North West
Williams, Dr Alan
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Carmarthen
Winnick, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Walsall North
Wise, Mrs Audrey
Labour
Signed on 18 July 1995
Preston
Worthington, Tony
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1995
Clydebank and Milngavie

These members had previously signed the motion, but have now withdrawn their support. The date shown is when the Member withdrew their signature from the motion.