Police service commission releases list of successful applicants


The Police Service Commission has released names of successful applicants for recruitment into the Nigeria Police Force, which is in line with the Federal Government’s 10,000 policemen recruitment programme.
The head of Press and Public Relations, Mr. Ikechukwu Ani, explained that the commission electronically received a total of 911,438 applications comprising 262,462 for cadet ASP, 211,832 for cadet inspector and 437,144 for constable.
“A total of 338,250 applicants were later shortlisted and invited for screening at the state commands of the Nigeria Police Force. This figure was made up of 44,684 shortlisted for cadet ASP, 87,736 for cadet inspector and 205,830 for constable,” he said.
He confirmed that only 500 candidates were selected as cadet Assistant Superintendents of Police, 500 cadet Inspector and 7,500 constables.
Ani added that the names of the successful applicants had been uploaded on the commission’s website and the Nigeria Police Force.