By Titus Atondu, Makurdi
Following the commencement of the recruitment of ten thousand constables into the Nigeria Police Force, Benue State Police Command has officially announced to the general public and Benue people in particular that the command has commenced the recruitment exercise.
In a press release signed by the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Benue State Command DSP Anene Sewuese Catherine for the Commissioner of Police and made available to Nigerian NewsDirect explained that the recruitment is online and have started on the 14th July, to 23rd August 2020.
According to the release, applicants must have a functional Email Address and Mobile Phone Number before beginning the process and must satisfy the following requirements:
Nationality: An applicant must be a Nigerian citizen by birth and possess National Identity Number (NIN), Educational qualification; Applicants must have O’ Level certificate with minimum of five credits level passes including Mathematics and English Language in not more than two sittings in WASSCE,GCE, NECO or NABTEB.
Other requirements are Character; Applicants must be of good character and must not have been convicted of any criminal offence, Height: Applicants must not be less than 1.67 metres in height for men and 1.64 metres for women with Chest Measurement: Applicants must not have less than 86cm (34 inches) expanded chest measurement (for men only).
Physical Features: Applicants must not have any one of the following abnormalities or deformities:
Speech Impediment, Knock Knees, Bow Legs, Bent Knees, Flat Feet, Deformed Hands, Defective Eyesight or Squint Eyes, Amputation of any part of the body, Gross Malformation of teeth or jaw and Female applicants must not be pregnant at the time of recruitment.
It stated that all applicants must not be less than seventeen years or more than twenty five years.
The release further explained that applicants must print their completed online forms, guarantor forms and submit same at the examination /screening centres.physical screening /examination will be carried out in conformity with COVID-19 prevention protocols while method of application Stated that all applications must be submitted online at www.policerecruitment.gov.ng. (Review the information before final submission).
It should also be noted that an applicants email and/or phone number cannot be used more than once in this application. Candidates with multiple applications would be disqualified and.for complaints/technical difficulties, call 08100004507.