- The war to end Boko Haram insurgency and all forms of armed banditry in the country is far from being over
- On Sunday, October 27, the Nigerian Air Force informed the general public of a counter terrorism simulation exercise it will carry out today
Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola made it known that the exercise will be carried out along the Kaduna-Birnin Gwari Road on Monday, October 28.
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Presented below is the Statement issued by the Air Force:
ANNOUNCEMENT ON COUNTER TERRORISM SIMULATION EXERCISE ALONG KADUNA-BIRNIN GWARI ROAD
This is to inform the general public, especially residents of Birnin Gwari and Afaka as well as their environs, that the Nigerian Air Force will conduct a simulation exercise on counter-terrorism, code named EXERCISE NA ZO, along the Kaduna-Birnin Gwari Road on Monday, 28 October 2019. Accordingly, there will be movement of military aircraft, vehicles, equipment, personnel as well as firing of live ammunitions during the period of the routine military exercise.
Additionally, there will be restriction of vehicular movement at aforementioned road during the Exercise. Members of the public are advised not to panic but to go about their normal businesses, as the Nigerian Air Force will endeavour to minimize disruptions to normal activities.
Air Commodore IBIKUNLE DARAMOLA
Director of Public Relations & Information
Nigerian Air Force