- Some Nigerians who have ambitions of joining the army now have the opportunity to pursue their goal
- The Nigerian Army has updated citizens about its 2021 regular recruit intake for both trades/ non-tradesmen and women
- Interested candidates are advised to visit the official army website for more information about the process
The Nigerian Army has informed the public that its 2021 recruitment for both trades/non tradesmen and women will commence on Monday, 15 February.
The military made the announcement via Twitter on Sunday, February 14.
The army advised all interested qualified candidates to apply through a link it provided.
The statement read:
This is to inform the general public and all interested qualified candidates that the online registration for 81 Regular Recruit Intake for both Trades/Non Tradesmen and women will commence on 15 February, 2021. Please apply using the link below: https://recruitment.army.mil.ng
The state government made this known in a notice on Thursday, February 11, posted on its official website.
The positions being advertised include Field Operatives, Inspector of Corps, Assistant Superintendent of Corps, Superintendent of Corps, and Assistant Commander of Corps.
The state government said the application closes on Friday, February 19, and advised interested applicants to apply on the job portal: bit.ly/ogunamotekun.
In another news, Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has announced its readiness to release the names of successful candidates for final screening in the ongoing recruitment exercise.
The customs made the disclosure in a statement issued on Thursday, February 11, and signed by the public relations officer of the NCS, DC, Joseph Attah.
Attah said that the delay had caused anxiety for the applicants, parents/guardians and indeed some members of the public who even went into overdrive with various allegations that tended to question the integrity of the exercise.
He stated that the recruitment into NCS would remain strictly based on merit and principle of Federal Character, with every local government of the federation appropriately represented.
Kess Ewubare is a senior political/current affairs correspondent at Legit.ng. He has both a BSc and a Master’s degree in mass communication. He has over 10 years of experience in working in several fields of mass communication including radio, TV, newspaper, and online. For Kess, journalism is more than a career, it is a beautiful way of life.