Also, activities lined up to commemorate the National Day will include handing over of certain categories of detainees that have been cleared to His Excellency the Executive Governor of Borno State Alhaji Kashim Shettima who is amongst the dignitaries that will grace the occasion at Murtala Mohammed Square Maiduguri.
The general public are hereby enjoined to be in celebration mood and go about their normal businesses without any form of fear.
You are please requested to disseminate this information to the general public through your medium and also detail your crew to cover this historic event.
Thank you for your kind and usual cooperation and please accept the General Officer Commanding's esteemed regards. HAPPY INDEPENDENCE DAY!
Salisu Ibrahim Mustapha
Acting Deputy Director Army Public Relations