Ahead of the Armed Forces Remembrance Day Celebration to be held on Tuesday, January 15, 2019, some roads in Abuja will be closed in the morning.
A statement on the website of the defence headquarters said the closure is to ensure a smooth Armed Forces Remembrance Day parade at the National Arcade Abuja.
The statement said: “As part of activities to ensure the smooth celebration of this year Armed Forces Remembrance Day Parade which will take place on Tuesday 15 January, 2019 at the National Arcade Abuja by 9am, the following routes will be blocked in the morning during the event:
a. Court of Appeal junction
b. Foreign Affairs junction
c. Bayelsa House junction
d. Benue House junction
e. Phase 3 flyover
f. Aso Drive by phase 3
g. Mopol gate behind National Arcade
“All inconveniences are highly regretted. Join the Armed Forces in remembering the fallen heroes who sacrificed their lives for peace and security of our dear nation.”