The COAS advised the Academy not to allow the unfortunate incident to deter them from their ultimate objective of grooming officer cadets for the Armed Forces of Nigeria.
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The COAS disclosed that in his commitment towards enhancing the capacity of cadets, he authorised the issuance of six gun trucks to the NDA for training.