By; SANI ALIYU, Zaria
Depot Nigerian Army will conduct an outdoor range exercise at its shooting range located at Kabama and Tohu Villages off Zaria-Kano Express Road from Monday 20 August to Saturday 1 September 2018.
In a statement issued to newsmen signed by the Ag APRO Depot Nigerian Army/Nigerian Military School, Zaria Lieutenant Adekunle Akinleye said the exercises will involve firing of live ammunition using small arms.
According to him the authority has put in place safety measures and precautions to ensure a safe and hitch free exercise.
However, residents of the affected communities are advised to stay away from the range general area within the scheduled period.
The statement enjoined residents of Kabama and Tohu villages not to panic seeing movement of troops and hearing the sound of gunshot as it is a routine exercise for Recruits on Training in Depot Nigerian Army.