Nigerian Army demolishes unserviceable ammunition, explosives in Imo

The 34 Artillery Brigade of the Army in Obinze, near Owerri, has begun the demolition of unserviceable ammunition and explosives.

The exercise is contained in a statement issued in Owerri by the Acting Assistant Director of Army Relations, Lt. Babatunde Zubairu.

Zubairu said the exercise would conducted by the 82 Base Ammunition Depot, Enugu from May 14 to May 21.

He added that the exercise take between 7am and 5pm daily throughout the period.

“The people of Obinze and surrounding communities are advised to keep away from the range area during the period of the exercise.

“This is a cause for alarm as the Army remains to the safety of Nigerians,” Zubairu stated. (NAN)