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Breaking News: 5,000 citizens employed by NDLEA, Official List out


The President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari had approved the recruitment of 5,000 personnel for the agency to boost its manpower in July 2019.

Due to that, the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has said it has released the list of 5000 successful applicants in its ongoing recruitment exercise.
This was announced in a statement made available to News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in Abuja by the NDLEA spokesman, Deputy Commander of Narcotics (DCN), Jonah Achema.
The spokesman urged successful candidates to visit the agency’s website www.ndlea.gov.org for the list adding that those shortlisted had also been contacted via E-mail and SMS.
He further state that the successful applicants are to appear at the Agency’s academy in Plateau State for screening and documentation.
Achema added that successful candidates were expected to be issued letters of appointment and documented immediately upon successful screening.
The NDLEA Spokesman said:

“The affected candidates, numbering 5,000, are to appear at the Agency’s Academy, Citadel Counter-Narcotics Nigeria, (CCNN), Katton-Rikkos, Jos, Plateau State for the screening and documentation exercise between January 10 and 23, 2021 at 0900 hours daily.

“The candidates are divided into four different groups for the screening, in adherence to the COVID-19 pandemic protocol.

“The order and schedule for the exercise according to the group into which the candidates fall are also indicated. They are expected to arrive a day ahead of their screening period,” said Mr Achema.

“Candidates are, therefore, to report for the screening exercise with their guarantors’ forms, originals and duplicates of academic credentials, birth certificate or age declaration and indigene certificates.

“They are also expected to come along with certificate of medical fitness from a government hospital as well as a pair of shorts, T-shirts, canvass and stockings.”


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