2017/2018 Nigerian Prisons Service Job Recruitment: www.nps.gov.ng – Check and Register Here

The management of the Nigerian prison service has announced that the unemployment rate in the country will be depleted with the employment of 6545 officers in various cadres in its service in 2017. Thus the 2017/2018 online recruitment has commenced.



About The Recruitment Agency- Nigerian Prisons Service
I will briefly tell you about the job recruitment agency as this will give you an idea about what to expect and where you intend to work and submit your application.
The origin of the prisons service in Nigeria dates back to 1861, that was the year when conceptually, a western type of prison was established in the country. And it was not long when the broad street prison was established with a prison inmate of 300.
With the establishment of the Nigerian prison service, then came the prison regulation which was published in 1917to prescribe admission, custody, treatment and classification procedures as well as staffing, dieting and clothing routines in the prisons. Do you know that the first headquarters of the Nigerian prison service was at Enugu in the old eastern region before it was transfer to Lagos state so as to facilitate close cooperation with other department of state. However the prison training school founded in 1947 is still base in Enugu state.

Requirements for the online Nigerian Prisons Job Recruitment
To be eligible for the said online job recruitment you need to get the following as they will serve as a sure bet in assisting your online application. They include;
• You must be a Nigerian to apply for the said online job recruitment
• You must be between the ages limits of 18- 35years.
• You must have a valid means of identification
• You us be medically fit
• You must be a graduate with a degree qualification from a recognized university.
• You must apply through their online job recruitment portal.
Document and items needed for the Job Recruitment
Some of the documents that you will need to present or scan to upload during the registration process include;
• First school leaving certificate (FSLC)
• SSCE O level results
• University degree
• Functional E-mail address
• Passport
Online Prisons Job Recruitment Screening and Examination Venue
After you must have successfully submitted your online application, you will be invited via sms or email address for an online examination test at a venue to be announced soon.
You need to print the following document for the screening or examination at the venue, which will include;
– Application print out
– Valid identity card
– Writing material
– Original documents
– Passport photograph
To start your online application, you will need to follow the procedure outline in the application portal and make sure you upload all details documents before submission. Check and follow the recruitment registration form link to submit your application and visit the online job recruitment portal at www.nps.gov.ng


Written by 

MY NAME IS VALENTINE UWAKWE, ONE OF THE CONTRIBUTORS TO THIS BLOG. WORKS WITH ONE OF THE SOCIAL INVESTMENT PROGRAMME (SIP) OF THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT OF NIGERIA tagged N-POWER. A MEMBERS OF THE PRESTIGIOUS NIGERIAN INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT (NIM).

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