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Thursday, May 23, 2013

Nigerian Army Recruitment for Non-Tradesmen / Women 2013

The Nigerian Army is calling for applications from applicant for the 70th Regular Recruits Intake for Non-Tradesmen / women into the Nigerian Army.

70th Regular Recruits Intake for Non-Tradesmen / Women 2013 into the Nigerian Army


  • Applicants shall be of Nigerian origin by birth
  • All Applicants must attend zonal screening exercise at the designated zonal centres for their respective states.
  • Applicants must be aged between 18 - 22 years by 22 June 2013.
  • Applicants must be medically, physically, and psychologically fit and must not be less than 1.65 meters tall for men and 1.56 meters for women.
  • Applicants must be free of any Criminal conviction.
  • Applicants must submit all duly completed form (printed from this online portal) at the screening centres during the screening exercise period.
Educational Requirements for entry as Non-Tradesmen/women into the Nigerian Army.

Reference: A1    Category    

Category: Non Tradesmen/Women
Qualification: SSCE/NECO/GCE with at least 3 credits including English Language in no more than two (2) sittings.



  1. Pre-screening exam will take place on 22 June 2013 nationwide.
  2. All candidates should attend the exam with HB pencil and eraser.
  3. The list of short-listed candidates for the zonal screening exercise will be published on the portal after the exam.

Exam Centre
1AbiaIbeku High SchoolUmuahia
2AdamawaCommand Secondary SchoolGibson Jalo Cantonment, 23 Bde, Yola
3Akwa IbomChrist the King CollegeUyo
4AnambraIgwebuike Grammar SchoolAwka
5BauchiGovernment Day Secondary SchoolShadawanka Barracks, Bauchi
6BayelsaBishop Dimi Grammar SchoolYenegoa
7BenueArmy Children School72 SF Bn, Makurdi
8BornoCommand Day Secondary SchoolMaimalari Cantonment, 21 Bde, Maiduguri
9Cross RiverCommand Children School13 Bde, Calabar
10DeltaSt Patrick CollegeAsaba
11EbonyiCommand Children SchoolAbakaliki
12EdoArmy Children SchoolIsior Barracks, NASST, Benin City
13EkitiChrist SchoolAdo Ekiti
14EnuguCommand Day Secondary SchoolAbakpa Barracks, Enugu
15FCTCommand Day Secondary SchoolLungi Barracks, Abuja
16GombeSecondary School Gombe301 (GS) Arty Regt
17ImoCommand Children SchoolObinze Barracks, Owerri
18JigawaJigawa State PolytechnicDutse
19Kaduna 1Command Children SchoolRibadu Cantonment, Kaduna
20Kaduna 2Command Children SchoolDantunku, Waff Road, Kaduna
21KanoCommand Children SchoolBukavu Barracks, 3 Bde, Kano
22KatsinaNatsinta Day Secondary School35 Bn, Katsina
23KebbiNagari CollegeBirnin Kebbi
24KogiCommand Children SchoolMaigumeri Barracks, HQ CAR, Lokoja
25KwaraCommand Children SchoolSobi Barracks, Ilorin
26LagosCommand Day Secondary SchoolIkeja Cantonment, Lagos
27NassarawaGovernment Secondary SchoolLafia
28NigerCommand Children School31 FAB, Minna
29OgunArmy Children SchoolAlamala Barracks, Abeokuta
30OndoArmy Children SchoolOwena Barracks, Akure
31OsunOsogbo Grammar SchoolOsogbo
32OyoCommand Children SchoolLetmauck Cantonment, Ibadan
33PlateauCommand Children SchoolMaxwell Khobe Cantonment, Jos
34RiversCommand Children SchoolIsaac Boro Barracks, 2 Bde, Port Harcourt
35SokotoCommand Children SchoolGiginya Barracks, 1 Bde, Sokoto
36TarabaGovernment Teachers CollegeJalingo
37YobeGovernment Day Secondary SchoolDamaturu
38ZamfaraGusau Secondary School Gusau1 BAD, Gusau

The Printed forms shall be accompanied with the following documents:

  • Photocopies of Birth Certificate/Age Declaration.
  • Photocopies of academic and professional Certificates.
  • A letter of Identification signed by the identifying officer in Section F of the duly completed form (printed from this online portal).
  • Applicants shall be required to produce the originals of all certificates/Credentials and Online Registration Scratch Card purchased during the screening exercise.
  • Any applicant suspected to have impersonated, manipulated or submitted false documents shall be disqualified during or after training. Such an applicant shall also be handed over to the Police for Prosecution.
  • Candidates whose pictures are not submitted electronically will not be considered for shortlisting.
  • The Nigerian Army shall not entertain any enquires in respect of applicants whose applications are rejected or failed to meet the selection criteria.

How To Apply

Register to enroll with the Nigerian Army in five (5) easy steps
Step 1: Buy Scratch Card from any Union Bank or Unity Bank Branch near you
Step 2: Validate your Scratch Card Serial Number and PIN
Step 3: Register on the portal with your User Name (E-mail) and Password
Step 4: Fill in the required information, Save and Print a copy
Step 5: Visit the Nigerian Army website for the list of successful candidates

Registration exercise has started. Purchase your Scratch Cards for N1,000 only from any branch of Union Bank or Unity Bank nationwide.

Note: You can log in to the portal at any time with your User Name and Password
Apply Online Now


  1. interested candidates should follow the following steps:

    Step 1: Buy Access-Card at the cost of One thousand naira (N 1,000) only from any Unity Bank or Union Bank Branch next to you
    Step 2: Register with your Access-Card Serial Number and PIN to create an account: Click here to register
    Step 3: Log in to your account with your Username and Password
    Step 4: Complete the application form and submit online.
    Step 5: Print out the form and come along with it and the scratch card to the designated recruitment centres.

    Zonal Grouping and Recruitment Dates and Venues

    Applicants are advised to

    Note their states of origin and to report to the relevant venues for the screening exercise as indicated.
    Adhere strictly to the dates scheduled for their states.
    Attend the recruitment exercise with the scratch card used for on-line registration along with other required documents. for recruitment assistance and to get assistance and get your name short listed call major adamu on 08058176311 now,

  2. Thanks you Colonel John I wish you all the best for helping me for my Army Recruitment upgrade and processing my name is out ..Here is Colonel John phone number:08100973219 in case you need a help hand or assistance too kindly contact he .