The Nigeria Police Force (NPF) on Monday in conjunction
with the Police Service Commission (PSC) has officially announced plan to recruit officers in the service.
Already, the portal through which interested applicants should apply is up and running.
A statement signed by the Force Public Relations Officer, CP Frank Mba, reads; “The Nigeria Police Force (NPF) in conjunction
with the Police Service Commission (PSC) invites applications from interested and qualified Nigerians for enlistment into the Nigeria Police Force as Police Constable (Recruits).
“The online application portal will be open for a
period of six weeks from 29th November, 2021 to 10th
“Interested applicants are to log on to the Nigeria Police online recruitment portal, www.policerecruitment.gov.ng and complete
application registration form within the specified period.
“Any applicant suffering from any one of the under-
listed abnormalities or deformities shall not be accepted
for enlistment into the Nigeria Police Force. Impediment in speech, Knock knee, Bow legs Bent knees. i.e knees which cannot be straightened when standing at attention.
“Deformed hands which cannot perform the full
functions of the hand, Defective eyesight or squints eyes,
Amputation of any part of the body.
“Applicants MUST have their National Identification Number (NIN), a functional Email Address and valid Phone Number before they commence the application;
“Applicants must have duly scanned copy of their original ‘Level result(s) to be uploaded on the portal. Visit www.policerecruitment.gov.ng
Fill and SUBMIT the Online Form. (Review the
information before final submission).
“Applicants must print their completed online
forms, guarantor forms and submit same at the
recruitment physical/examination screening centres.
The applicants that meet the above requirements
and successfully complete their online registration would
be invited for physical screening at all State Commands,
including the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Command,
from 10th January, 2022 to 24th January, 2022.
“Successful candidates at every stage of the
recruitment screening process will be contacted through
the email and phone number provided by the candidates
“Applicants must have passion for a career in the
Nigeria Police Force and must satisfy the following requirements.
Applicants shall be of Nigerian origin
bybirth and possess National Identity Number (NIN).
“Applicants must possess a minimum of
5 credits in not more than 2 sittings in
credit passes in English and
Applicants must be aged between 17-25 years.
“Applicants must be medically,
physically and psychologically fit and
must not be less than 1.67m tall for
male and 1.64m tall for female.
“Applicants must not have less than
86cm (34 inches) expanded chest
measurement (for men only).
Female Applicants must not be
pregnant at the time of Recruitment.”