The Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) graduated hundred and sixty cadets of 68 Regular Course on Saturday from the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) following the completion of the military and academic training that lasted six years.
The passing out parade of the cadets, comprising officers of the Nigerian Army, Nigerian Air Force, and Nigerian Navy, and it was 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.
Nasir El-Rufai, Kaduna State Governor, was among the government officials who witnessed the colourful display by the graduands.
Others include the Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshall Oladayo Amao, and the Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Awwal Gambo.
Since its inception in 1964, the academy has graduated over 19,000 military officers, including those from neighbouring African countries.