The Nigerian Navy will commence recruitment of men and women into the organization.
According to Naval Chief of Staff, Ibok Ete Ibas, the 2017 recruitment exercise is free of charge even as he advised eligible candidates to avoid multiple registrations and read the guideline thoroughly before submitting their applications.
He said the application process will run from 1st July, 2017 to 30th July, 2017.
”On submission, applicants are to print out the completed application form which must include; declaration and certification by parents/guardian, Local government area certificate form, Police certification form and guarantor form,‘’ he was quoted by Premium Times as saying.
“The recruitment exercise will commence with an aptitude test and screening of certificates of candidates at designated centres for various States across the country on October 7.
“You are advised to carefully read the instruction page on the website or call support line 08159999011 from 9am to 4pm on working days. Candidates are further advised in their own interest not to give any form of gratification or inducement to any person or group of persons to assist them on the recruitment exercise.”
He also warned applicants to be wary of internet fraudsters who are bent on swindling them.
Below are the requirements for application:
Some of the basic requirements for the 2017 exercise includes
1. Possess a minimum of five credits in not more than 2 sittings in WASCE/SSCE/GCE/NECO/NABTEB (English and Mathematics inclusive)
2. Candidates must be between 18-22 years old for O/level applicants while 24-26 are acceptable limits for those with ND, NCE, Nurses and Motor Transport Department, MTD respectively.
3. Applicants must be single and of Nigerian origin by birth.
4. Required height of 1.7m for male and 1.67m for female applicants