The Nigerian air force (NAF) has released the list of successful candidates for interview in its 2019 recruitment.
This was contained in a statement issued by ME Ahmed, on behalf of Sadique Abubakar, the Chief of Air Staff (COAS).
According to the statement, shortlisted candidates are to report in batches for the exercise scheduled to take place at the NAF base in Kawo, Kaduna state.
The exercise for candidates in Batch A — Abia, Adamawa, Akwa Ibom, Anambra, Bauchi, Bayelsa, Benue, Borno, and Cross River states — will take place between June 9 and 15.
Afterwards, that of those in Batch B — Delta, Ebonyi, Edo, Ekiti, Enugu, Gombe, Imo, Jigawa, and Kaduna states — will hold from June 16 until 22.
Batch C — Kano, Katsina, Kebbi, Kogi, Kwara, Lagos, Nasarawa, Niger, and Ogun states — will have their interview between June 23 and 29.
The final batch — Ondo, Osun, Oyo, Plateau, Rivers, Sokoto, Taraba, Yobe, and Zamfara States, as well as the federal capital territory (FCT) — will hold from June 30 until July 6.
The air force asked the candidates to report at its base with the originals and photocopies of their credentials, two white vests, two blue PT shorts, a pair of canvas shoes, and four passport photographs.
The list of the shortlisted candidates is available of NAF's website: www.airforce.mil.ng/downloads
Meanwhile, President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to unveil the new aircraft to be added to the Nigeria Air Force during the activities lined up for the 2019 NAF day celebrations tagged NAF@55.
The chairman of the NAF day celebrations, Air Commodore Nnamdi Ananaba, disclosed this on Tuesday, April 23, during a special press conference to mark the beginning the NAF@55 activities.
The theme of the event is “Building Capability for Defence of Nigeria’s Air Space while Responding to National Security Imperatives”.
In the press release obtained by Legit.ng, some of the activities will be the ceremonial parade and Order of Battle (ORBAT) fly-past at the Eagle Square Abuja.
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