Nigeria Prison Service Screening Date & Exam Centres 2019/2020

Nigeria Prison Service Screening Date & Exam Centres 2019/2020: How to Check NPS Recruitment Interview Date & Examination Centres For Shortlisted Candidates.

This is to inform all candidates who participated in the Nigeria Prisons Service (NPS) 2019 Recruitment exercise, especially those asking when is NPS starting screening exercise? That the NPS Screening exercise for Superintendent Cadre/Inspectorate and Assistance Cadre starts from
19th March to 23rd March 2019.

All shortlisted candidates are required to attend the zonal screening exercise to be held in the zonal headquarters across the country. The national interview will take place at Abuja, and those who pass the zonal screening would be interviewed. Candidates should proceed to check their names by visiting the Nigerian Prisons Service recruitment portal using the guide below:

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How to Check Nigeria Prison Service Screening Date 2019

Follow the steps below to check the names of successful candidates for the 2018 Nigerian Prison Service Recruitment Exercise. Candidates whose names appear on the list are to come with the under-listed documents;

  • Visit NPS Recruitment Portal on ( or (
  • Enter your Name and the State of Origin to check the list and screening date
  • Proceed to click the Verify Status button to confirm if you are selected.

NOTE: This is to inform all shortlisted candidates for 2018 Nigerian Prison Service Recruitment that the Zonal Screening date and time will be communicated to them on the website and via the E-mail used during registration.

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Here’s the deal:

Successful candidates are to report to their various states screening centres with the following items:

  • Two Recent Passports Photographs with your name written behind in capital Letters
  • One White coloured Office Flat File Jacket
  • Birth Certificate/Declaration of Age
  • Your Duly completed Guarantor’s Form
  • State of Origin Certificate
  • Educational Certificate

NPS Physical Screening States

The Nigeria Prison Service certificate verification and screening exercise will take place in all the 36 States of Nigeria underneath. Shortlisted candidates have been advised to get the NPS screening questions before the screening exercise.

  • Abia – Umuahia Township Stadium
  • Adamawa – General Muritala College, Yola/ Mahmud Ribadu Square
  • Akwa Ibom – 2 Battalion Army Barracks, A/Ibom
  • Anambra – Saint John Of God Secondary School, Awka
  • Bauchi – Abubakartafawa Balewa University, Bauchi
  • Bayelsa – Bishop Dimieari Grammer School, Yenagoa
  • Benue – Entrepreneurship Development Centers (Formal Staff Development Centre Makurdi, Benue State)
  • Borno – National Open University, Maiduguri Study Centre
  • Cross River – Federal Secretariat Complex, Murtala Mohammed Highway, Calabar
  • Delta – Federal College Of Education (Technical) Asaba
  • Ebonyi – Staff Development Centre, Abakaliki
  • Edo – Airforce Primary School, Along Airport Road, Benin City
  • Ekiti – Ekiti State Pavilion
  • Enugu – Enugu State Command
  • F.C.T – Fct NPS Command, Gwagwalada
  • Gombe – Shehu Abubakar Stadium, Gombe/ Fce (Tech) Gombe
  • Imo – Prisons Armed Squad Training School, Owerri
  • Jigawa – General Yakubu Gawon Nysc Orientation Camp Fanisau Dutse
  • Kaduna – Prisons Staff College, 1 Kaduna
  • Kano – Immigration Training School, Kano
  • Katsina – Nscdc Academy, Katsina
  • Kebbi – 1st Battalion, Nigerian Army, Dukku Barracks, B/Kebbi
  • Kogi – Charis Maigumeri Barracks/ Crowther Memorial College, Lokoja
  • Kwara Saint Anthony Secondary School, Opposite Nuj Press Centre, Off-Road, Ilorin
  • Lagos – Prison Training College (Ptck) Lagos
  • Nasarawa – College Of Agriculture, Lafia
  • Niger Government Girls Secondary School (Old Airport)
  • Ogun Civil Defence College Of Security Management Auditorium
  • Ondo 32 Artillery Brigade, Owena Cantonment And Alagbaka Comprehensive High School, Akure.
  • Osun – Osogbo Grammar School, Osogbo.
  • Oyo – Conference Hall Of The Polytechnic Of Ibadan Subuola Memorial Group Of Schools, Secretariat Road, Ibadan.
  • Plateau – Regional Academy For Drug Control, Jos.
  • Rivers – Government Girls Secondary School, Rumueme, P/Harcourt.
  • Sokoto – Umaru Ali Shinkafi Polytechnic, Sokoto
  • Taraba – Taraba State Polytechnic, Suntai -Jalingo.
  • Yobe – Federal Polytechnic Damaturu
  • Zamfara – Government Day Secondary School, Gusau.

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Nigeria Prisons Service Latest News Update

Dear Applicants, make sure you have access to the email you used for your application and as from next week, always check your email for possible update and notification about the next stage of the recruitment. Good luck

NPS Recruitment




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