Army’s 82 Div alerts public: Don’t panic over our training exercise

#TrackNigeria -The 82 Division, Nigerian Army has called on the general public, especially residents of Owerri,Imo State not to panic over its training activity.
In an official statement, the Army alerted the general public that it will be conducting the 2019 Range Classification Exercise, in line with the Nigerian Army 2019 training schedule from Tuesday 23 April to Saturday 27 April 2019 at 34 Brigade Shooting Range Owerri, Imo State.
According to the statement signed by Colonel Aliyu Yusuf, Deputy Director, Army Public Relations, 82 Division, the exercise which is an annual routine training activity, is aimed at testing personnel effectiveness in weapon handling and firing efficiency, thereby providing the required platform for better professional competence.

He said,”In view of the above, movement of troops to and from the exercise area as well as sound of gun shots will be expected. The general public is therefore advised to go about their daily activities without panic as this is a normal military routine exercise.”

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