Nigeria Police Force is set to commence physical and credential screening for all applicants who successfully completed the constables online recruitment registration across the federation.
This was made known on Thursday in a statement signed by the Force Public Relation Officer, DCP Frank Mba.
He said the screening exercise which is scheduled to hold between 24th August 2020 and 6th September 2020 will take place at designated locations within each State/FCT.
“Detailed and specific guidelines for each State will be announced by the Police Public Relations Officers in the thirty-six states of the Federation and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).
“The screening and other activities touching on the recruitment exercise will be carried out in strict compliance with the COVID-19 prevention protocols,” Mba said in the statement.
According to the release, the applicants are to appear at the various screening venues in their clean white T-shirts and shorts with the following mandatory basic requirements:
i. National Identity Number (NIN);
ii. Original and duplicate copies of credentials – O’ Level Result(s), Certificate of Origin and Birth Certificate/Declaration of Age – neatly arranged in two white flat files with recent passport photographs attached;
iii. Printout of application submission confirmation page
iv. Duly completed Guarantor’s form
Mba stressed that any candidate who fails to present (i –iv) above, will not be considered for the screening.
The Inspector-General of Police, IGP M.A Adamu, reiterates that the recruitment exercise is absolutely free of charge and without any pecuniary obligation.
The IGP assures that the process will be conducted in the best tradition of transparency and accountability.
He advises the applicants to be wary of online impostors, scammers and other criminal elements who might want to take advantage of the recruitment process to dupe innocent applicants.
The IGP, however, warns that anyone found wanting will be arrested and prosecuted.