1,200 Navy Recruits Begin Training In Port Harcourt

Successful candidates in the Nigerian Navy Basic Training School Batch 33 Recruitment interviews held in Lagos, Port Harcourt and Kaduna from 9th to 29th April 2022 will begin reporting for training from tomorrow, Saturday, 6th August 2022 at the Nigerian Navy Basic Training School, Onne, Port Harcourt, Rivers State.

According to the list published by the Navy, 1,200 successful candidates are expected to report for training, selected from the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory.

12 States – Abia, Bauchi, Bayelsa, Delta, Ebonyi, Ekiti, Kebbi, Lagos, Nassarawa, Niger, Sokoto and Yobe – have 32 candidates each, while the remaining 24 states – Adamawa, Akwa Ibom, Anambra, Benue, Borno, Cross River, Edo, Enugu, Gombe, Imo, Jigawa, Kaduna, Kano, Katsina, Kogi, Kwara, Ogun, Ondo, Osun, Oyo, Plateau, Rivers, Taraba and Zamfara – each has 33 candidates recruited.

24 candidates from the Federal Capital Territory were successful in the recruitment interview and will also report for training.

The list of candidates had earlier been released on the website of the Nigeria Navy.

In statement signed by the Navy Secretary, the Chief of the Naval Staff advised the candidates to report in the training school from tomorrow, with several documents and items, including their NIN print-out slip, Original and photocopies of credentials, BVN printout, two Navy blue PT shorts and two white round neck vests.

They are also expected to bring along two pairs of white canvas shoes, two pairs of brown canvas shoes, two white long sleeve shirts, two pairs of black trousers, two black ties, one pair of black shoes, three pairs of long white socks, two pairs of national dress (Native wear), two sets of cutlery, two Navy blue bed sheets and a blanket, two white bed sheets, a mosquito net and toiletries.

The statement said that any candidate who fails to report by Wednesday 10th August 2022 will not be accepted for training, advising further that the training would be conducted in strict compliance with COVID-19 Protocols.

They will be trained to serve in different departments in the Navy, including as Seaman, Writers, Education, Chaplaincy, Drivers/Mechanics, Stores, Physical Training, Communication, Nurses, Journalists, Ordinance, Firemen, Caterers, Computers, Health & Medical, Marine Engineering, Bandsman, Weapons, Technicians, Sports, Surveys, Aircraft Engineering, ICT, etc.

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