Nigerian Army fixes Dec. 19 for 76 recruits passing out parade


The Nigerian Army has fixed Tuesday, Dec. 19, for the Passing Out Parade (POP) of Regular Recruits Intake of the Depot NA, Zaria.

The Assistant Director, Army Public Relations, Depot Nigerian Army, Capt. Haruna Mohammed-Sani, said this  in a statement made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Zaria, Kaduna State, on Monday.

“The Passing Out Parade (POP) for Regular Recruits Intake of the Depot NA is billed for Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2017 at Depot NA Parade Ground, Chindit Cantonment, Zaria by 7:00a.m.

“The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.- Gen. Tukur Buratai, is expected to be the Special Guest of Honour and Reviewing Officer for the event,” Mohammed-Sani said.

According to him, other distinguished personalities expected at the occasion include; State Governors, Local Government Chairmen and Traditional Rulers.

He said senior military officers, both serving and retired, as well as Heads of Paramilitary Agencies and family members of the passing out recruits, were expected to grace the occasion. (NAN)