Nigerian Army 81 RRI Recruitment Portal for Trade/Non-Trademen and Women

The Nigerian Army (NA) Recruitment: – This is to inform the general public and all interested qualified candidates that the online registration for 81 Regular Recruits Intake (RRI) for both Trade/Non-Tradesmen and Women has commenced.

Nigerian Army

The Nigerian Army (NA) Portal is for the below-listed recruitment

  • Nigerian  Army Tradesmen/Women.

  • Nigerian  Army Non-Tradesmen/Women.

Eligibility Criteria for Nigerian Army 81 RRI Recruitment

  • Applicants must be a Nigerian citizen by birth and possess a National Identity Card
  • Applicants must be medically, physically and psychologically fit
  • Applicants must be free of any criminal conviction by the court of law
  • All Applicants must possess at least a minimum of 4 credits in not more than 2 sittings in either WASSCE/GCE/NECO or NABTEB at O’level including English Language.
  • In addition to the above qualifications, those applying as tradesmen/women must also possess OND/Trade Test/City and Guild Certificate. Details are available on the
  • An applicant must not be less than 18 years and not more than 22 years for non-tradesmen/women while tradesmen/women must not be less than 22 years and not more than 26 years as at commencement of training by 31 May 2021.
  • Not be less than 1.68 meters and 1.62 meters tall for male and female applicants respectively.
  • Knowledge of additional Nigerian language other than mother tongue is an added advantage.


  • Minimium Age (Non – Trades)  –  18
  • Maximium Age (Non – Trades)  –  22
  • Minimium Age (Trades)  –  22
  • Maximium Age (Trades) –   26
  • Minimium Height (Male)  –   1.68
  • Minimium Height (Female)  –   1.62
  • Minimium Educational Qualification –   Minimum 4 passes in not more than 2 sittings in WASSCE, GCE, NECO or NABTEB

Method of Application

Interested candidates are to

  • Apply online at the recruitment portal
  • Log on to the above link using the username and password acquired after creating an account
  • Complete the application form, submit online and print a copy. Then print and complete the Guarantor Form as appropriate.
  • Ensure you bring with you copies of the application and guarantor form to the designated state recruitment centres.
  • For more information, visit

Application Period    15 Feb 21 – 6 Apr 21


  • There will be no Pre-selection Computer Based Test to be conducted on candidates.
  • No special centre for recruitment.
  • There will no Zonal Screening Exercise.
  • All screening of potential recruits will be done at the candidates’ respective state of origin
  • Candidates are also expected to adhere to COVID-19 protocols which include: regular washing of hands, use of face mask and observing physical distance
  • Any candidates who falsifies or forges his/her results and discovered even during training at Deport NA would be withdrawn.
  • Candidates are advised to come with their BVN printout
  • Candidates are advised in their own interest not to give any form of gratification or inducement to any person or group of persons to assist them in the recruitment exercise.
  • You are advised to carefully read the instructions on this portal or call the following support lines if in doubt: 07081271985 and 07041467033
  • Names of shortlisted candidates would be published on the Nigerian Army website for the awareness of all candidates.
  • Shortlisted candidates are to report to their respective states of origin for the screening exercise from 12 – 26 April 2021.
  • Successful candidates would be conveyed to Nigerian Army Training Area Falgore Forest Kano State from 26 April 2021.
  • All documents will be verified from the appropriate issuing authority. All those with fake documents will be handed over to the police for prosecution.
  • NA Recruitment form is free.
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1 thought on “Nigerian Army 81 RRI Recruitment Portal for Trade/Non-Trademen and Women”

  1. Good morning, the ongoing recruitment to Nigerian army has a very horrible portal, what’s happening? Is their a new portal for it?, am asking for a friend please

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