Nigerian Army 70th Regular Recruits Intake for Tradesmen / Women 2013

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11 Jun, 2013

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

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

The category of applicants required are in the field of engineering, communication, medical science, catering and driving among others.


  • 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 – 26 years by 31 July 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 Tradesmen / Women into the Nigerian Army.

Applicant must:

  • Possess a minimum of 3 credits in not more than 2 sittings in WAEC/NECO/SSCE/NABTEB. One of the credits must be in English Language.
  • In addition to the above, applicants must possess OND/Trade Test/City and Guild Certificate. More details are available on the website (



  1. Pre-screening exam will take place on 20 July 2013 nationwide. Applicants are free to sit for the exam at any of the centres.
  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



Yola Command Secondary School, Gibson Jalo Cantonment, 23 Bde, Yola


Bauchi Government Day Secondary School, Shadawanka Barracks, Bauchi


Makurdi Army Children School, 72 SF Bn, Makurdi


Calabar Command Children School, 13 Bde, Calabar


Benin City Army Children School, Isior Barracks, NASST, Benin City


Enugu Command Day Secondary School, Abakpa Barracks, Enugu


Abuja Command Day Secondary School, Lungi Barracks, Abuja


Owerri Command Children School, Obinze Barracks, Owerri


Kaduna Command Children School, Ribadu Cantonment, Kaduna


Ilorin Command Children School, Sobi Barracks, Ilorin


Ikeja Command Day Secondary School, Ikeja Cantonment, Lagos


Ibadan Command Children School, Letmauck Cantonment, Ibadan


Sokoto Command Children School, Giginya Barracks, 1 Bde, Sokoto

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.

Click here to view category of Tradesmen/Women

Click here to apply online

 You can log in to the portal at any time with your User Name and Password.

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