Nigeria Police Force (NPF) Recruitment 2023 – Screening Date and Requirements

Last Updated on July 3, 2023 by Hotjobsng

Nigeria Police Force (NPF) Recruitment – In continuation of the ongoing recruitment of constables into the Nigeria Police Force, all candidates who successfully completed the online recruitment registration exercise are to proceed for physical and credential screening scheduled to hold between 24th August 2020 and 6th September 2022, across the federation.


NPF Screening Requirements and Physical / Credentials for 2023

The applicants are to appear at the various screening venues in their clean white T-shirts and shorts with the following mandatory basic requirements:

  • National Identity Number (NIN);
  • Original and duplicate copies of credentials: O’ Level Result(s), Certificate of Origin, Birth Certificate/Declaration of Age – neatly arranged in two white flat files with recent passport photographs attached;
  • Printout of application submission confirmation page
  • Duly completed Guarantor’s form


  • Any candidate who fails to present (Bullets 1 and 4) above, will not be considered for the screening.
  • The screening exercise 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.
  • The Inspector-General of Police, IGP M.A Adamu, NPM, mni 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.


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  1. AGBOR joseph

    I wish the slots could be shared equally among the 774 LGAs of the Federation ..

  2. Samson

    I need abia state timetable for the police recruitment please 🙏

    1. Lawrence Eric

      I need rivers state date

  3. nuhu ado

    1. i need kaduna state timetable 2. i need kaduna state shortlist please
    3. are we going to do malu or not
    4. when is the exam date
    5. how many applicant the will recruit??
    thank you as u answer.

  4. Olalekan

    Me that I don’t have my original birth certificate at hand can I do the screening also?

  5. Michael Sunday

    How do I know that my registration was successful..?? They didn’t shortlist the names of successful candidate

  6. Sailiura wane

    My form is nt showing picture hope there’s no problem

  7. Mercy olayinka

    Please how can I apply for police form please am in Lagos

  8. Kalu Ibe

    How do i know my screening was successful.? They didn’t shortlist names of successful candidate.


    When police shotlist is out

  10. Yahaya Isah Yelwa

    Please if Nigeria police shortlisted candidates is out contact me with dis 08030473244

  11. Isa'ac Anthony Jatau

    Pls help me, on how to check for the successful candidate of 2020

  12. Asari Precious

    I love the work

  13. Adepoju oluwaseun

    I love the job and wish to become it and I pray that I will become one them

    1. Ayo Bamidele

      I want to be Nigerian police force pl help me out


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