by Mitchelle Uzorka
The Nigerian Navy has said it is set to recruit new personnels into the Navy from August 7, 2022, to boost its ongoing internal security and maritime operations across the country.
Director of Information, Nigeria Navy, Commodore Adedotun Ayo-Vaughan, said this in Port Harcourt on Wednesday where he said; “The Nigerian Navy has made recruitment and engagement of men and women a top priority to build up its human resources on annual basis.
“Just last Saturday, 1,008 ordinary sailors graduated from the Nigerian Navy Basic Training School (NNBTS) in Onne, Rivers after six months of rigorous military training,” he added.
Ayo-Vaughan added that recruitments of personnel into the service were being carried out based on available resources and infrastructure.
The Batch 34 recruitment will commence on Aug. 7 with an online registration on www.joinnigeriannavy.com. The recruitment will close on Sept. 7.
“Application is free of charge while applicants who submit multiple entries will be disqualified.
“Applicants must have a minimum of five credits at not more than two sittings in WASSCE/SSCE/GCE/NECO/NABTEB with English and Mathematics as compulsory courses.
“School Certificate qualification must not be older than six years from date of application,”
Applicants with school certificate must be between the age of 18 and 22 by January 2023, while those with higher qualifications must be between the age of 18 and 26.