The Headquarters 3 Division of the Nigerian Army would hold an Inter- Brigade Nigerian Army Sports Festival (NAFEST) 2018 in Plateau State today.
The Division made the official announcement of the commencement of the festival in a statement signed by its Deputy Director, Army Public Relations, Colonel Kayode Ogunsanya.
Daily Trust learnt that in line with the Nigerian Army Training Directives for the year 2018, the festival would hold from Tuesday 13th -Thursday, 15th November 2018 at the 3 Division Physical Training Ground, Maxwell Khobe Cantonment in Jos.
The Division explained that the competition was targeted at improving combat proficiency through physical skills, organizational ability and endurance, and to promote spirit-de-corps among the participating athletes.
“Participating formations and units for the competition are drawn from 3 Division Area of Responsibility. They included, 3 Division Garrison Jos, Headquarters 33 Artillery Brigade Bauchi, Headquarters 43 Engineer Brigade Jos, Headquarters 53 signals Brigade and 82 Battalion Jos,” Ogunsanya said.