Nigeria Police Recruitment 2018 │ Application Guide and Requirements

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Nigeria Police Recruitment 2018 │ Application Guide and Requirements

Nigeria Police Recruitment 2018…The need for the present leadership of The Nigeria Police to reposition the Force through capacity building calls for the recruitment of Police Officers of lower cadre into the Nigeria Police Force.

In order to align with International standard and best practices and the United Nation Standard of Policing, the Force needs and is recruiting virile and dynamic police officers for better service delivery and mitigating emerging security challenges.

To this end, the goal of The Nigeria Police Force is to ensure the safety of lives and property of the Nigeria citizens and make Nigeria safer and more secure for economic development and growth.

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The Nigeria Police Force invites applications from suitably qualified Nigerians participate in the ongoing Nigeria Police Recruitment 2018 as:

Job Title: Police Constable (Recruits)
Location: Nationwide


  • Applicants must have the passion for a career in the Nigeria Police Force and must satisfy the following general requirements:
  • Nationality: Be a Nigerian citizen by birth and possess National Identity Number (NIN).
  • Age: Must not be less than 18 years of age or more than 25 years of age.
  • Education: Must have an O Level certificate at least five credits level passes including Mathematics and English Language in not more than two sittings in WASSCE/GCE/NECO/NABTEB.
  • Pregnancy: Must not be pregnant at the time of Recruitment.
  • Financial Status: Must be free from any pecuniary embarrassment.
  • Guarantors Form: Must download and fill the Guarantors’ Form, presenting verifiable references from any two (2) of the following: Traditional Rulers, Magistrate, Local Government Chairman, Heads of Educational Institutions attended, Career Civil Servant not below the rank of Grade Level 12, Police Officer not below the rank of CSP, or Military Officer not below the rank of Lieutenant-colonel Possession of a valid National Drivers’ License is an added advantage.
  • Character: Must be of good character and must not have been convicted of any criminal offense.
  • Height: Must not be less than 1.67 meters in height for men and 1.64 meters for women.
  • Chest Measurement: Must not have less than 86 cm (34 inches) expanded chest measurement (for men only).
  • Physical Features: Must not have any one of the following abnormalities or deformities: Speech impediment Knock Knees, Bow Legs, Bent Knees, Flat Feet, Deformed Hands which cannot perform the full functions of the hand, Tattoos, Bodily Scar, Defective Eyesight or Squint Eyes, Amputation of any part of the body, Gross Malformation of teeth, Protruding Navel.
  • Note: All candidates must undergo a medical examination before final selection.
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  • Applicants must print their completed online forms, guarantor form and submit it to the examination/screening and recruitment center.
  • All applicants MUST have a readily available scanned copy of their:
    Birth Certificate Result
    FSLC Result
    LGA Certificate
    Passport Photograph
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How to Apply

Candidates interested in the Nigerian Police Recruitment should:
Click Here to Apply


All applications must be submitted “Online”.

You “Must” have a functional Email Address and Mobile Phone Number before you begin your application;

Visit: for more info.

Fill and “Submit” the Online Form. (Review the information before final submission).

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Ensure that you print out the information that is sent automatically to your Email., and do not forget to copy and save your “Registration Number” for future correspondences. The “Number” is case sensitive, please.

You would be required to present a hard copy of email message sent to you if you are shortlisted and contacted for the next stag.e of the recruitment process.

The recruitment exercise is absolutely free


No email and/or phone number can be used more than once in this application.

Applicants with multiple applications would be disqualified.

The Nigeria Police Force shall not enter Into any correspondences with candidates or on behalf of candidates in this exercise aside this portal or candidates emails/telephones.

Application Deadline

21st March 2018

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