Nigerian Army 78RRI Screening Date and Exam Centres 2019/2020

The Nigerian Army 78RRI Screening Date and Exam Centres 2019/2020 have been released. The following are the pre-screening examination centres for Tradesmen/Women and Non-Tradesmen/Women. Shortlisted candidates for the Pre-Screening Examination are to attend at the Zonal Screening Centres for their respective states of origin.

The nationwide state recruitment screening exercise has started. All successful candidates would be transported to Deport NA for documentation and training in their respective states.

Nigerian Army 78RRI Screening Requirements

This is to inform all candidates whose names appeared on the Nigerian Army 78th Regular Recruits Intake (RRI) for Trade and Non-Tradesmen/Women that the Screening exercise is scheduled to commence from 1-14 February 2019. All shortlisted candidates should endeavour to come with the following items:

  1. 2 Pair of white vest
  2. blue shorts
  3. white canvas
  4. white socks
  5. writing materials
  6. original/photocopy of their credentials
  7. 4 passport photographs
  8. 2 full-size card photograph and BVN printout

Nigerian Army 78RRI Screening Date/Exam Centres

Serial State Exam Centre Location
Abia Ibeku High School Umuahia
Adamawa Command Secondary School Gibson Jallo Cantonment, 23 Bde, Yola
Akwa Ibom Christ the King College Uyo
Anambra Igwebuike Grammar School Awka
Bauchi Government Day Secondary School Shadawanka Barracks, Bauchi
Bayelsa Bishop Dimi Grammar School Yenegoa
Benue 1 Command Day Secondary School NASME, Makurdi
Benue 2 72 SF BN NASME, Makurdi
Borno Command Day Secondary School Maimalari Cantonment, 21 Bde, Maiduguri
Cross River 1 Command Children School  13 Bde, Calabar
   Cross River 2  Godwin Alli Cantonment  13 Bde, Ogoja
   Delta  West End Mixed Secondary School  4 Bde, Asaba
   Ebonyi  Command Children School  Abakaliki
   Edo 1  Army Children School Isior Barracks  NASST, Benin City
   Edo 2  NASEME Nichoho Barracks  NASME, Auchi
   Ekiti  Christ School  Ado Ekiti
   Enugu  Command Day Secondary School  Abakpa Barracks, Enugu
   FCT 1  Command Day Secondary School  Lungi Barracks, Abuja
   FCT 2  
Gombe Government Secondary School Gombe  301 (GS) Arty Regt
   Imo  Command Children School  Obinze Barracks, Owerri
   Jigawa  Jigawa State Polytechnic  Dutse
   Kaduna 1  Command Children School  Ribadu Cantonment, Kaduna
   Kaduna 2  Command Children School  Dantunku, Waff Road, Kaduna
   Kaduna 3  Nigerian Army Sch of Military Police  Basawa Barrack, Zaria
   Kano  Command Children School  Bukavu Barracks, 3 Bde, Kano
   Katsina  Natsinta Day Secondary School  35 Bn, Katsina
   Kebbi  Nagari College  Birnin Kebbi
   Kogi 1  Command Children School  Maigumeri Barracks, HQ CAR, Lokoja
Kogi 2 Kogi State University Ayangba
Kwara Command Children School Sobi Barracks, Ilorin
Lagos 1 Command Day Secondary School Ikeja Cantonment, Lagos
Lagos 2 Ojo Cantonment Ojo, Lagos
Nassarawa Government Secondary School Lafia
Niger Command Children School 31 FAB, Minna
Ogun Army Children School Alamala Barracks, Abeokuta
Ondo Army Children School Owena Barracks, Akure
Osun Osogbo Grammar School Osogbo
Oyo Command Day Secondary School Ibadan
Plateau Command Children School Maxwell Khobe Cantonment, Jos
Rivers Command Children School Isaac Boro Barracks, 2 Bde, Port Harcourt
Sokoto Command Children School Giginya Barracks, 1 Bde, Sokoto
Taraba Government Teachers College Jalingo
Yobe Government Day Secondary School Damaturu
Zamfara Gusau Secondary School Gusau 1 BAD, Gusau
  • The recruitment exercise will commence with the Pre-Screening Examination to be written by candidates shortlisted based on general suitability criteria for service in the Nigerian Army.
  • List of candidates shortlisted for the Pre-Screening Examination will be published on this website. All applicants are advised to check this website to confirm if they have been shortlisted.
  • Pre-Screening Examination will hold nationwide in the centres published above. Shortlisted candidates are to attend the Pre-Screening Examination at the centre they had chosen when completing the application form.
  • Candidates that participated in the Pre-Screening Examination are to check this website for the list of successful candidates for the Zonal Screening Exercise.
  • The Zonal Screening Exercise will hold at the designated Zonal Centres. Successful candidates from the Pre-Screening Examination are to attend at the Zonal Screening Centres for their respective states of origin.
  • Candidates selected at the Zonal Screening Exercise will immediately commence training at The Depot, Nigerian Army, Zaria.


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  1. Pls sir, what of the person who left at ss2 due to one reasons or the other but have GCE Result, but dose not have senior school tesmonial or certificate, can he or she apply?

    Pls sir, kindly reply me

  2. i obtain the NA form,but up till now i’ve not gotten a mail from them or when the screening date will occur,please what’s the plan now?


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