By; SANI ALIYU, Zaria
As part of the tradition mapped out for Recruits of 80 Regular Recruits Intake, an outdoor exercise tagged introductory shooting practice 1 and exercise First leg are scheduled to hold from Monday 15 to Friday 20 February 2021 at Depot Nigerian Army Range at Dogarawa off Zaria – Kano express road.
A statement signed by Lieutenant Joy Abah for Assistant Director Public Relations Depot Nigerian Army Zaria, said the exercise will involve firing of live ammunition using small arms.
The statements further said the authority has put in place safety measures and precautions to ensure a safe and hitch free exercise.
Also, the residents of the affected communities are advised to stay away from the range general area within the period of the exercise.
However, residents of the area particularly of Tony, Kabama and Dogarawa were enjoined not to panic seeing large movement of troops and hearing the sound of small arms as it is a routine exercise for Recruits on training in Depot Nigerian Army Zaria.