Police recruitment: NPF announces date for medical screening


The Nigeria Police Force said on Friday that medical screening for all applicants who participated in the recent Computer-Based Test (CBT) in the ongoing recruiting operation has been planned for May 17 – 31, 2022.

CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi, Force Public Relations Officer, Force Headquarters, Abuja, notified potential candidates on Friday that medical screening will take place between May 17th and May 31st, 2022 at designated centers in the seventeen Police Zonal Commands.

It also recommended all applicants who took part in the recruitment screening examination to verify their application status and, if qualified, to print out their medical screening slip for the next step of the recruitment screening exercise.

It recommended applicants to arrive at the different screening locations in their cleanest attire.

He mentioned the requirements as; “National Identity Number (NIN); original and duplicate copies of credentials, O’ Level Result(s), ertificate of Origin and 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 above, will not be considered for the screening,” he said.

He said the medical screening printout will show specific screening dates, times, and designated locations for each candidate within the Zones/States/FCT, adding that detailed and specific guidelines for each State will be announced by the Police Public Relations Officers in the Seventeen Police Zonal Commands, thirty-six states of the Federation and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).

According to him, the Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba reiterates that the recruitment exercise is absolutely free of charge and without any pecuniary obligation.

“The IGP equally assures that the process will be conducted in the best tradition of transparency and accountability.

” He advises the applicants to be wary of online imposters, scammers, and other criminal elements who might want to take advantage of the recruitment process to dupe innocent applicants,” Adejobi added.