The Commander, Guards Brigade, Brig.-Gen. Mohammed Usman has explained the uniqueness and magnificence of Aso Rock in Abuja.
NAN reports that Usman disclosed this on Saturday in Abuja at the 2019 edition of the Guards Brigade Ascent of Aso Rock.
During the event, the commander led his officers and soldiers alongside personnel from the Defence and Army Headquarters to the hill top.
Other participants at the rigorous exercise were diplomats, security agencies, and interested members of the public.
According to Usman, Ascent of Aso Rock of the Guards Brigade is observed at the end of every year.
He said that the essence of the event was to further strengthen the training and physical fitness of troops ahead of the new year.
The General disclosed that the distance covered was 1,340…