The Nigerian Army says all is now set for the Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lt Gen. TY Buratai to launch first Nigerian Army Combat Patrol Vehicle.
According to Nigerian Army official social media handle the COAS will on Saturday 27 October 2018 unveil a Soft Skinned Vehicle designed and built by Depot NA Zaria as part of activities for 77 Regular Recruit intake.
The maiden edition of this vehicle is dedicated in honour of the COAS and named TYB (Tukur Yusuf Buratai).
The TYB ROVER is said to be an initiative of the Commandant Depot NA, Maj Gen VO Ezugwu through the Military Skills and Acquisition Training Programme package in consultation and guidance of the Mechanical Engineering Department ABU Zaria and National Automative Council Abuja.
The first prototype of this combat patrol vehicle which has a crew capacity of 8 soldiers can be dismantled and reassembled as operational exigency dictates.
Once again, Nigeria has demonstrated it Logistical Capabilities, possessing the most of Logistics in all of Sub-Saharan Africa