The Nigerian Army has begged residents of Zaria, Kaduna State to not be scared over the movement of troops and sounds of small arms as it plans to start its 79 Regular Recruit Intake Outdoor Exercise from Feb. 27 to March 7.
Capt. Audu Arigu, Assistant Director, Army Public Relations, revealed this on Monday in Zaria.
According to him, the outdoor exercise was tagged “Introductory shoot practice 1 and exercise first leg one”.
He added that the exercise would happen at Depot Nigeria Army Range at Dogarawa Village off Zaria Kano expressway.
He also said that even if the exercise would involve firing of live ammunition with small arms, there are safety measures and precautions in place to make it a trouble-free exercise.