Two hundred and sixty cadets of 68 Regular Course have graduated from the Nigerian Defence Academy, NDA, after completing the military and academic training lasting six years.
The passing out parade of the cadets, comprising officers of the Nigerian Army, Nigerian Air Force, and Nigerian Navy, held at the NDA headquarters in Kaduna State.
President Muhammed Buhari was the Special Guest of Honour and Reviewing Officer of the Parade at the event.
Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai and all the service chiefs where at the ceremony.
The NDA was established in 1964 to provide primary military officer training for the Nigerian Armed Forces.
Since its inception, the academy has graduated over 19,000 military officers, including those from neighbouring African countries.