NAOWA Commemorates Armed Forces Day With Fitness Event, Other Activities

NAOWA Commemorates Armed Forces Day With Fitness Event, Other Activities

By Mariam Sanni

To mark the 2023 Armed Forces Remembrance Day, the President Nigerian Army Officers Wives Association, Mrs. Salamatu Faruk Yahaya, organized a fitness event, which comprises Aerobics, Games, Medical check-ups for blood pressure, sugar level among others.

The event which had in attendace the president, Police Officers Wives Association, the wives of other service chiefs, memebrs of NAOWA, NOWA, NAFOWA POWA and widows of fallen heroes began with vigorous exercises designed to increase cardiovascular efficiency.

Mrs. Yahaya

Thereafter, the NAOWA president, Mrs Yahaya, charged all present to be there for one another, work together to achieve set goals while keeping the home front and making the society a better place. Two minutes silent was observe in honour of soldiers who paid the suprem prize.

There was handball novelty march between NAOWA and NOWA which saw the NAOWA team emerge as champions.
Gift items and consolation prizes were given to deserving teams.

The Armed Forces Remembrance Day is being celebrated among the Army Navy Air force and the Police every 15th of January.


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