The two-day training course on article writing and research for members of the Zimbabwe Defence Forces (ZDF) has ended at the Zimbabwe National Defence University.

In his closing remarks, Air Force of Zimbabwe (AFZ) Commander, Air Marshal Perrance Shiri commended the participants who are senior army and air officers for their participation and edged them to utilise the knowledge acquired to write academic articles for publications.

Air Marshal Shiri said embracing research and writing skills is part of efforts to increase professionalism in military personnel.

The course was conducted by University of Zimbabwe lecturers, Professor Ezra Chitando and Professor Charity Manyeruke.

Yesterday, Zimbabwe National Army Commander, Lieutenant General Phillip Valerio Sibanda said they seek to mould the selected military personnel into best researchers and writers.