As the #ENDSARS protests spread across the country like wildfire, the Nigerian Army has announced its readiness to embark on its annual exercise, Crocodile Smile IV nationwide.
In a statement signed by the Acting Director of Army Public Relations, Col. SAGIR MUSA, and made available to journalists on Saturday, the army disclosed that the exercise is scheduled to commence from the 20th of October to the 31st of December 2020.
According to the statement, “The Nigerian Army is set to start its annual Exercise CROCODILE SMILE which is traditionally conducted in the last quarter of the year. This year’s Exercise CROCODILE SMILE V1 is scheduled to commence from the 20th of October to the 31st of December 2020.
The Nigerian Army, once again, reassures all well meaning Nigerians of its commitment to the sustenance of peace and security in Nigeria and urges members of the public for their support and understanding throughout the period of the exercise.”