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

The Nigerian Army 79RRI Screening Date and Exam Centres 2019/2020. 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 79RRI Screening Requirements

This is to inform all candidates whose names appeared on the Nigerian Army 79th Regular Recruits Intake (RRI) for Trade and Non-Tradesmen/Women that the Screening exercise is scheduled to commence soon. 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 79RRI Screening Date/Exam Centres

SerialStateExam CentreLocation
AbiaIbeku High SchoolUmuahia
AdamawaCommand Secondary SchoolGibson Jallo Cantonment, 23 Bde, Yola
Akwa IbomChrist the King CollegeUyo
AnambraIgwebuike Grammar SchoolAwka
BauchiGovernment Day Secondary SchoolShadawanka Barracks, Bauchi
BayelsaBishop Dimi Grammar SchoolYenegoa
Benue 1Command Day Secondary SchoolNASME, Makurdi
Benue 272 SF BNNASME, Makurdi
BornoCommand Day Secondary SchoolMaimalari Cantonment, 21 Bde, Maiduguri
Cross River 1Command 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 
GombeGovernment 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 2Kogi State UniversityAyangba
KwaraCommand Children SchoolSobi Barracks, Ilorin
Lagos 1Command Day Secondary SchoolIkeja Cantonment, Lagos
Lagos 2Ojo CantonmentOjo, Lagos
NassarawaGovernment Secondary SchoolLafia
NigerCommand Children School31 FAB, Minna
OgunArmy Children SchoolAlamala Barracks, Abeokuta
OndoArmy Children SchoolOwena Barracks, Akure
OsunOsogbo Grammar SchoolOsogbo
OyoCommand Day Secondary SchoolIbadan
PlateauCommand Children SchoolMaxwell Khobe Cantonment, Jos
RiversCommand Children SchoolIsaac Boro Barracks, 2 Bde, Port Harcourt
SokotoCommand Children SchoolGiginya Barracks, 1 Bde, Sokoto
TarabaGovernment Teachers CollegeJalingo
YobeGovernment Day Secondary SchoolDamaturu
ZamfaraGusau Secondary School Gusau1 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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