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NDA HOSTS SPECIAL GOLF TOURNEY TO MARK DIAMOND JUBILEE

NDA HOSTS SPECIAL GOLF TOURNEY TO MARK DIAMOND JUBILEE

A special golf tournament commemorating 60 years since the establishment of the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) was held on Saturday, 3rd February, 2024 at the NDA Golf Club, Ribadu Cantonment, Kaduna.

The event which brought together a vast array of guests and golfers from far and wide was part of several activities lined up by the NDA to mark the Diamond Jubilee celebrations of the military ivory tower.

The Special Guest of Honour (SGOH) at the event, Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), General CG Musa, who was represented by the Chief of Defence Transformation and Innovation, Air Vice Marshal Nkem Aguiyi, congratulated NDA for achieving such a milestone. He encouraged the Academy to continue to sustain their track record of training competent officers with love of Nigeria at heart. He disclosed that there is a synergy between golf and military training, adding that each involves inculcating integrity to do the right thing, even when nobody is watching.

On his part, the Grand Patron of the NDA Golf Club, Commandant NDA, Major General JO Ochai, revealed that cadets of the Nigerian Defence Academy are provided with the skills and tools to conform with contemporary trends, technology and innovations in modern warfare.

The Special Golf Tournament drew participants and representatives from several Golf Clubs across Kaduna State. Participants played in various categories including Ladies Category, Male Category, Serving Personnel Category, Veterans Category and Handicaps Category, among others.