The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) is offering a unique opportunity for qualified Nigerians to join its ranks through the 2023/2024 Airman/Airwoman recruitment. If you’ve always dreamt of serving your country and being part of an elite force, here’s your chance. This post will guide you on how to apply for the Nigerian Air Force recruitment in 2023.
Nigerian Air Force Recruitment Application Period
The NAF online application portal for the 2023/2024 Airman/Airwoman recruitment will be open from October 30th, 2023, and will close on November 16, 2023. Ensure you apply within this window to be considered.
Requirements for Nigerian Air Force Recruitment
Applicants must meet the following requirements:
- Be Nigerian citizens by birth.
- Possess a National Identity Card (NIN) or Bank Verification Number (BVN).
- Male applicants must be at least 1.66 meters tall, while female applicants must be at least 1.63 meters tall.
- Be medically, physically, and psychologically fit.
- Have no prior convictions on criminal grounds as determined by a court of law.
- Age: Applicants must be between 18 and 22 years old. Those born before March 31, 2001, are not eligible.
- Education: Must have a minimum of 5 credits, including Mathematics and English, in no more than 2 sittings in SSCE/NECO/GCE/NABTEB.
- Age: Applicants applying as tradesmen and women must be between 18 and 25 years of age. Those born before October 30, 1999, are not eligible. For roles like Chaplain’s Assistant, Assistant Imam, and Driver/Mechanic, the age limit is 18 to 28 years (applicants born before March 31, 1995, are not eligible).
- Education: Applicants with ND/NCE qualifications must have at least a lower credit from accredited institutions and a minimum of 5 credits, including Mathematics and English, in no more than 2 sittings in SSCE/NECO/GCE/NABTEB. For positions requiring a Trade Test, applicants must have a minimum of 2 passes in SSCE/NECO/GCE/NABTEB, with a credit in English, in addition to their Trade Test Certificate.
- Sportsmen/women: Applicants applying for sports-related positions must provide evidence of their experience, including certificates and medals.
How to Apply for Nigerian Air Force Recruitment 2023/2024
To apply for this exciting opportunity, follow these steps:
- Visit the NAF application portal at www.nafrecruitment.airforce.mil.ng.
- Ensure you meet the requirements (listed below) and have all necessary documents ready.
- Complete the online application as instructed on the portal.
Application Guidelines for NAF Recruitment
Here are some essential guidelines to follow:
- You are allowed to apply only once. Submitting multiple online applications will result in disqualification.
- After completing the online application, remember to print the following documents:
- Local Government Attestation Form (This form must be signed by a military officer or the Local Government Chairman).
- Parent/Guardian Consent Form.
- Acknowledgment Form.
- Online registration begins on October 30, 2023.
- The Recruitment Interview Exercise will take place from November 2023.
- Nigerian Air Force online registration and all other recruitment processes are free of charge; no payments should be made at any point during the exercise.
- The Attestation Form must be accompanied by the passport photograph and a photocopy of the signee’s Driver’s License, International Passport, or National ID Card. The signee should also authenticate the passport photograph of the applicant.
For further information, please refer to the instruction page on the website starting October, 2023, or contact the following support lines from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM, Monday to Friday: 09064432351 and 09055840142 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.