According to the health organization, National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), the list of successful applicants in its ongoing recruitment exercise has been released.

NDLEA spokesman, Deputy Commander of Narcotics (DCN) Jonah Achema, declared this development in a statement brought to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in Abuja.

Achema advised all successful nominees to check out the agency’s website at for the list, putting in that those shortlisted had also been reached out to via E-mail and SMS.

He further stated that the candidates had applied for various job openings, some of which were brought on for job competency test.

“The affected candidates, numbering 5, 000, are to appear at the Agency’s Academy, Citadel Counter-Narcotics Nigeria, (CCNN), Katton-Rikkos, Jos, Plateau State for the screening and documentation exercise between January 10 and 23, 2021 at 0900 hours daily.

“The candidates are divided into four different groups for the screening, in adherence to the COVID-19 pandemic protocol.

“The order and schedule for the exercise according to the group into which the candidates fall are also indicated. They are expected to arrive a day ahead of their screening period,” said Achema.

He went on to say that successful candidates ought to be handed out letters of appointment and documented shortly after successful screening.

“Candidates are, therefore, to report for the screening exercise with their guarantors’ forms, originals and duplicates of academic credentials, birth certificate or age declaration and indigene certificates.

“They are also expected to come along with certificate of medical fitness from a government hospital as well as a pair of shorts, T-shirts, canvass and stockings,” the NDLEA spokesman said.

According to NAN’s report, The President, Muhammadu Buhari had ratified the recruitment of 5,000 Personnel for the agency to upgrade its workforce in July 2019.

The procedure commenced in August 2019, while the aptitude test was carried out in December 2019 and January 2020.

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