The pilots, Flight Lieutenants Ciroma Haruna Gadzama (Borno State) and Piyo Henry Piyo (Plateau), were among seven NAF personnel who died after the Minna-bound jet developed engine problem and made a detour to Abuja where it crashed.
Aboaba, who made the disclosure in a statement on Sunday night in Kaduna, said admissions were open for both eligible male and female Nigerians.
The President stated this on Saturday during Combined Passing Out Parade for 67 Regular Course and Short Service Course 46 (Army) at the Nigerian Defence Academy, Kaduna.
The Academy’s Public Relations Officer, Major Abubakar Abdullahi, in a statement on Saturday in Kaduna, said the gang was asking for money from applicants to get them admission.
The NDA raised the alarm in a statement by its spokesman, Major Abubakar Abdullahi.
It said President Muhammadu Buhari will be personally attending this year’s combined passing out parade of 66 Regular Course (Army) and 67 Regular Course (Navy and Airforce) and short service course 45 (Army).
The Lagos State Government on Monday announced that the Nigerian Defence Academy Screening Test for the 71 Regular Course for interested indigenes will hold on June 8, 2019 at various designated centres across the country.
The Nigerian Defence Academy on Monday postponed the entry examination for 71, Regular Course applicants.
The Nigerian Defence Academy has disclosed it is formalizing plans to establish a driving school in Kaduna.
Maj.-Gen. Adeniye Oyebade, the NDA Commandant, said on Monday in Kaduna at a media briefing on the event that two of the cadets were from the Republics of Togo and Benin.
Dr. Abdullahi Baffa, the Executive Secretary of the fund, disclosed this on Monday when the Chief of Army, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai paid him a courtesy visit.
It said the people that met with Kachikwu were not its representatives but political jobbers
“Only candidates that are indigenes of the State who have scored the minimum cut off mark from the JAMB UTME examination should return to the NDA applications portal and log-in with their e-mail address and password to download the examination admission card to gain access to the examination venue”, the statement added
In a statement from the office of the Secretary to the State Government, Tunji Bello, the interested applicants are advised to purchase Access Pin Code by visiting the application portal: www.ndaapplications.net, for the examination, which is scheduled for April 23, 2016.