CP Frank Mba: South-South, South-East, Lagos Not Applying for Police jobs

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PRESS RELEASE
2021 RECRUITMENT OF POLICE CONSTABLES: ONLINE
REGISTRATION EXTENDED BY TEN DAYS

·As Portal Closes Saturday, January 22, 2022
The Nigeria Police Force wishes to inform citizens that the
online registration in the ongoing 2021 recruitment
exercise for interested and eligible Nigerians into the
service of the Nigeria Police Force as Police Constables,
has been extended to Saturday, January 22, 2022. With this
extension, the NPF recruitment portal will remain open till
midnight of the new date.
The extension of the online application is informed by the
need to ensure equal opportunity and even spread of
applications, particularly from States in the South-East,
South-South geopolitical zones and Lagos State, to enable
them meet up with the required quota for their respective
areas. A statistical analysis shows that a total of 81,005
applications were received nationwide as at January 7,
2022. Out of this figure, only 1,404 applications – less than
2% of the total applications – were received from the five
States in the South East and 261 from Lagos State, with
Anambra State having the least figure of 158 applicants.
Consequently, the Force enjoins States and Local
Governments, religious bodies and other interest groups in
the affected Geopolitical zones and Lagos State to assist
in mobilizing and encouraging their citizens and wards to
take advantage of the opportunity to seek a career path in
the Nigeria Police Force. Interested applicants are urged
to log-on to the NPF recruitment portal,
www.policerecruitment.gov.ng to register before the
expiration of the new deadline.
Applicants are further advised to call 08100004507 for any
inquiry or complaints or technical difficulties in the use of
the portal.
The recruitment exercise is absolutely free of charge.

CP FRANK MBA
FORCE PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICER
FORCE HEADQUARTERS
ABUJA
January 12, 2022