You are on MyJobMag Nigeria. Go to MyJobMag Nigeria instead.
  • 2016 Nigerian Army Recruitment

  • Posted on: 16 April, 2016 Deadline: 21 May, 2016
  • View Jobs in Government View All Jobs at Nigerian Army
  • Subscribe to free job alerts
  • The Nigerian Army is the largest component of the Nigerian Armed Forces, and responsible for land warfare operations. It is governed by the Nigerian Army Council.

    This is to inform the general public and all intended qualified applicants that the online registration for the 75 regular recruits intake for both Trades/Non-Tradesmen and women has commenced, even as application started on 8th of April and will end on 21st of May 2016.

    Nigerian Army Recruits


    Items to Note are as follows

    • The recruitment exercise would commence with Pre-screening Examination to be followed later by screening of shortlisted candidates at designated Zonal Centres nationwide. You are advised to carefully read the instruction page on the website or call the following support lines if in doubt: 08034085038 and 08038575725
    • List of successful candidates candidates that are shortlisted to seat for the Pre-selection Examination will be in the website on 26th May, 2016.
    • The list of successful candidates that will attend the zonal screening from the Pre-selection Examination will be hoisted on the website on 2 June 2016.
    • Successful candidates from the Pre-selection Examination are to attend the Zonal Screening Exercise at the designated zonal centres for their respective states from 12-15 June 2016.
    • Candidates selected at the ZOnal Screening Exercise will commence training immediately at Depot Nigerian Army, Zaria
    • Candidates are adviced in their own interest, not to give any forem of gratification or inducement to any person or group of persons to assist them on the recruitment exercise.

    Basic Qualification

    Applicants must:

    • Possess a minimum of 4 credits in not more than 2 sittings in WASSCE/GCE/NECO/NABTEB. One of the credits must be in English Language
    • In addition to above qualification, those applying as tradesmen/women must also possess OND/Trade/City and Guild Certificate
    • Be between the ages of 18 - 22 years for non tradesmen/women while tradesmen/women must be between the ages 18 - 26 years by 1st June 2016
    • Not be less than 1.6 metres and 1.56 metres tall for male and female applicants respectively

    Method of Application

    How To Apply For The 2016 Nigerian Army Trades/Non-Tradesmen And Women Recruitment

    Apply online at

    On submission, applicants are to print out the completed application form which must include the following parts
    a. Declaration and Certification by Parents/Guardian form
    b. Local Government Area Certification form
    c. Police Certification form
    d. Guarantor form
    Come along to the designated exam and recruitment center with copies of their online application forms
    The Army, however, warned that applicants should be mindful of fraudsters as the registration is free.

    Have you ever needed salary data to make informed career decisions? Introducing, a platform that crowdsources salary data in Nigeria and we will love your input. Join MySalaryScale.
  • ❮ Back to All Jobs
  • Know more about Nigerian ArmySimilar Jobs
  • Search for jobs by keyword
  • Bilingual Secretary at the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS)
  • IT Support Officer at British High Commission (BHC)
  • Medical Vacancies at Zamfara State Hospital Services Management Board
  • Nationwide Recruitment at The Federal Civil Service Commission of Nigeria (FCSC)
  • Filter Jobs
  • State | Search by region instead




    Also include jobs without defined experience

    Job Title

Display your company or industry jobs on your website or blog Get Started
  « 1 Recently Viewed Job
Send your application through

Yahoomail Gmail Hotmail