Nigerian Army Begins Recruitment Exercise (How To Apply)

The Nigerian Army on Tuesday announced the commencement of 86 Regular Recruits Intake, RRI for Non-Tradesmen and women.

The Army Headquarters revealed the recruitment process on Tuesday through their verified X account.

According to the post, the recruitment exercise begins with online registration, which commenced on September 25 and is expected to end on October 10, 2023.

The Nigerian Army charged applicants to visit for registration, noting that the exercise is free.

The post reads, “This is to inform the general public & all interested applicants that the online application for 86 Regular Recruits Intake for Non-Tradesmen and women has commenced.

“The application starts on 25 September & ends on 10 October 2023. Application Is Free at

“Shortlisted candidates will participate in the State Recruitment Screening Exercise scheduled for 6 – 19 November 2023. Nigerian Army Recruitment Is FREE, Beware of Fraudsters”.

Nigerian Army Confirms Delay In Payment Of Feeding Allowance For Soldiers, Gives Reason

In other news, the Nigerian Army has given reasons for the delay in the payment of food allowance to soldiers providing security for Chinese workers at the Zungeru Hydro Electricity Dam Project in Niger state.

The Army in its explanation also denied reports that some senior officers had diverted the three months of Ration Cash Allowances (RCA) meant for the soldiers.

The Director of Army Public Relations, Brig.-Gen. Onyema Nwachukwu in a statement on Monday said contrary to some reports that the fund had been diverted, the delay in payment is due to a delay in receipt of funds from the concerned institution.