Posts Tagged ‘recruitment’

Nigerian Air Force announces fresh recruitment

by Ikokwu Ikembaon February 16, 2020
The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has announced the recruitment of 2,079 new officers. This was contained in a statement on Saturday by Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola, Director of Public Relations and Information. It said the recruits were expected to boost NAF capacity to effectively tackle security challenges in the country. The Passing Out Parade (POP) […]

FRAUD ALERT! CBN Owerri Branch is Not Recruiting

by Ikokwu Ikembaon December 8, 2019
The Central Bank of Nigeria has gone on her Twitter handle to announce to the general public that her Owerri Branch is not recruiting. Read the tweet below; Our attention has been drawn to a message in the social media that the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Owerri Branch, is recruiting. We wish to inform […]

Nigerian military denies employing former Boko Haram fighters

by Ikokwu Ikembaon December 1, 2019
The Defence Headquarters Sunday denied that it was employing deradicalized former Boko Haram fighters into the Nigerian military. Acting Director Defence Information, Colonel Onyema Nwachukwu explained that the claims in the said report are not only bereft of truth, but laced with “mediocrity emanating from poorly researched and uninformed position.” Nwachukwu said that deradicalisation, rehabilitation […]

Army Recruits 5,000 Soldiers To Tackle Insecurity

by Ikokwu Ikembaon October 19, 2019
The Nigerian Army said it has recruited 5,000 soldiers to strengthen the fight against insecurity in the country. Abayomi Olonisakin, Chief of Defence Staff, disclosed this at the passing out ceremony of the new soldiers. Olonisakin assured Nigerians that the military will not rest until the country was safe from threats of Boko Haram terrorists, […]

1,000 ‘ninja hunters’ ‎with ‘powers to disappear’ recruited to fight BokoHaram in Borno

by Ikokwu Ikembaon October 7, 2019
Babagana Zulum, the governor, has secretly recruited 1,000 traditional hunters from different parts of the north-east and north-west. They are believed to possess supernatural powers to resist gun shots and also disappear and appear — like Japanese ninjas. Zulum, a professor of engineering, has become apprehensive over the resurgence of Boko Haram in his state […]

Nigerian Navy begins 2019 enlistment for Direct Service [Requirements]

by Ikokwu Ikembaon October 2, 2019
The Nigerian Navy has commenced the enlistment of graduates and HND holders into the Direct Short Service Commission. Navy Director of Information, Commodore Suleman Dahun, announced this in a statement on Wednesday in Abuja. Dahun said interested applicants, who must be Nigerians by birth, should possess a minimum of Second Class Upper Division for first […]