Unemployment: 843,008 Applicants Struggle for Police Job


The Nigerian Police Service Commission is now faced with the challenge of selecting candidates for its recruitment. The Commission had this year advertised for 10,000 recruitment slots, however, the commission had received a huge application that it is finding difficult to manage.

According to PREMIUM TIMES news, the Police Service Commission (PSC) has disclosed it received 843,008 applications as at 1.00p.m May 2 from applicants seeking enlistment into the Nigeria Police Force.

This is contained in an update issued by Mr Ikechukwu Ani, Head, Press and Public Relations of the commission in Abuja on Monday.

He said that 243,327 applications were received for Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) cadre.

Ani added that 197,990 and 401,691 applicants applied for the Inspector and Police Constable (PC) cadres respectively.

The commission recently said in a statement that it would recruit 500 Cadet ASP, 500 Cadet Inspectors, 1,500 Specialist Officers and 7, 500 Constables in the recruitment of 10,000 policemen.

President Muhammadu Buhari approved the recruitment of 10,000 policemen into the nation’s Police Force to reinforce the police for better service.



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