The Nigerian Army will from this weekend commence another training exercise code named “EXERCISE CROCODILE SMILE” in 82 Division and part of 2 Division areas of responsibility traversing the South-South geo-political region.
The aim of the exercise is to practice our Special Forces and other units of the Nigerian Army in Amphibious and Internal Security Operations in riverine environment and also check criminal activities like kidnapping, militancy and piracy and other forms of criminal activities in support of the civil authority. The general public is please requested not to panic on the sight of unusual movement of large number of troops, heavy military weapons and equipment in these areas.
You are please requested to disseminate this information to the public through your medium.
Thank you for your kind and usual cooperation. Colonel Sani Kukasheka Usman Acting Director Army Public Relations