21 August 2016
The Police Service Commission says it will conduct aptitude test for shortlisted applicants for recruitment into the Nigeria Police Force on August 22.
This is contained in a statement issued by Mr Ikechukwu Ani, Head, Press and Public Relations, of the commission on Sunday in Abuja.
Ani said that coordinators for the exercise were already in their states of deployment to ensure the success of the exercise.
He said that the Chairman of the Commission, Mr Mike Okiro, had advised successful applicants who had yet to receive invitation via e-mail should check their names at the Police Command headquarters in their respective states.
He said that the list containing the names of the invited applicants had been pasted in all the state Command Headquarters.
The spokesman said the Commission would ensure that nobody who was successful and qualified for this level of the exercise was left out.
The commission shortlisted 110,469 candidates to sit for the aptitude out of the 338,250 candidates. The Commission received a total of 991,438 applications for recruitment.
Out of the 110,469 shortlisted for the aptitude, 22,454 applied to be Cadet ASPs, 24,456 for as Cadet Inspectors and 63,559 as Police Constables.