Nigeria police force shortlisted candidate

The list of the shortlisted candidates for the Nigeria Police Force for 2020 is finally out!

This page will guide you on how to check your name on the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) portal in the list of shortlisted candidates for 2020.

The Nigeria Police Force recruitment 2020 is part of the planned recruitment of 40,000 constables over a four-year period as directed by the President, Major General, Muhammadu Buhari (retd.). 

Training activities are currently ongoing in all NPF training institutions for the first batch of 10,000 recruits out of the 40,000 approved by the President. And now arrangements are being made for the commencement of the next batch of 10,000 constables starting with a screening exercise for the shortlisted candidates.

Check out the ongoing Nigeria police force recruitment and online registration here.

How to Check Nigeria Police Shortlisted Candidates

Candidates who applied and completed the NPF recruitment 2020 physical credential screening exercise should regularly check-in to the official recruitment page of the NPF via

Or regularly check their emails for updates from the Police Force to know if their names have been shortlisted for the Nigeria Police shortlist 2020.

To get Nigerian Police job status via SMS, TEXT “GOVJOB CBT to 32811″, to know the status of your physical screening exercise via SMS right away.

Nigeria Police Shortlisted Candidate 2020 CBT Venues Across Nigeria

ZonesComputer Based Test (CBT) Centres
1Jigawa, Kano, and Katsina
2Lagos and Ogun
3Adamawa, Gombe, and Taraba
4Benue, Nasarawa and Plateau
5Bayelsa, Edo, and Delta
6Cross River, Rivers, Akwa Ibom and Ebonyi
7Kaduna, Niger, and FCT
8Kogi, Ekiti, and Kwara
9Abia, Anambra, Enugu, and Imo
10Sokoto, Kebbi, and Zamfara
11Osun, Ondo, and Oyo
12Bauchi, Borno, and Yobe

Nigeria Police Shortlisted Candidates CBAT Documents Requirements

  • National Identity Number (i.e NIN)
  • Put on the recommended face mask
  • Original and photocopies of your O’Level results
  • Birth certificate/Age declaration/Affidavit
  • Local government identification certificate/certificate of origin
  • Four recent passports
  • A print-out of the submission confirmation page
  • Filled guarantor’s form
  • Pair of white T-shirt and shorts

Items to Take Along for the Physical Screening

For the physical screening, applicants are required to go along with the necessary documents:

  • Original copies of all educational certificates 
  • Original copies of certificates of birth and certificates of state of origin

Note: all applicants must know the day indicated in the invitation sent to them. This is the only day they are to be present at the venue.

Applicants should also be careful not to fall prey to scammers who require money to offer the recruitment shortlist as this is not genuine or directly from the Nigeria Police Force.

The Next Stage After the Shortlisted Candidates is Released

The next stage of the 2020/2021 application for the Nigeria Police Force recruitment will commence as soon as the list is out.

Note: Do not give your login details out to anyone or share it with any third party.

Is the Nigeria Police Force shortlisted candidates 2020 list out?

The list of successful candidates is not yet out. But be on the lookout! We will keep updating this page and once the list is out, you’ll get all of the information you need.

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