Job alert! Nigerian Army begins 2023 recruitment

The Nigerian Army has announced that application for recruitment into the organisation has commenced till 14 April 2023.

The Army said the recruitment is for 85 Regular Recruits Intake for Non-Tradesmen & women has commenced.

“Application starts 13 March & ends 14 April 2023.”

The recruitment alert was shared on Twitter by the Nigerian Army on Tuesday, March 14. The information added that the application has been open since Monday, 13 March and it is free.

The Nigerian Army also published the method of application on their official website: “Apply online via the recruitment portal Log on to the above-mentioned link using the username and password.

Interested applicants are to complete the application form, submit it online and print a copy.

Thereafter, print and complete the Guarantor Form as appropriate. Applicants are to ensure they present copies of the Application Form and guarantor forms to the designated state recruitment centers.”

The Army said applicants must be single, Nigerian citizen by birth, and must possess a National Identity Card/NIN or BVN.

“Applicants must be medically, physically and psychologically fit in accordance with Nigerian Army Standards,” the Army further stated.

Additional requirements include that…

Applicants must be free of any criminal conviction by the court of law.

Applicants must possess a valid birth certificate/age declaration endorsed by the National Population Commission, Hospital or Local Government Council.

Applicants must possess a valid certificate of state of origin.

Applicants must not be less than 1.68 metres and 1.65 metres tall for male and female candidates respectively.

An applicant must not be less than 18 years or more than 22 years for non-trades men/women, while trades men/women must not be more than 26 years as at 31 April 2023.

All applicants must possess at least a minimum of 4 passes in not more than two sittings in WASCE/GCE/NECO/NABTEB.

“In addition to above qualificationS, those applying as trades men/women must also possess Trade Test/City Guild Certificate, e.g.”

Click here to access the application form.