Nigerian Army Shortlisted Candidates 2024/2025 is Out | Shortlist

The Nigerian army recruitment shortlisted candidates 2024 is out. Date for the computer based Pre-selection list examination for direct short service commission course 26/2023 has been announced.

Candidates can now check and download the list of shortlisted candidates into the Nigerian army in a pdf format into their phone or laptop. See more details below


Is Nigerian Army Shortlisted Candidates 2024 Out?

Yes, the authorities of the Nigerian army has released the long awaited list of successful candidates and it is available on the Nigeria army recruitment portal.

We are about to show you how to check if you have been shortlisted or not. All you need to do is to follow this guide accordingly to learn. Note that the enlistment is total free.


The shortlist has been released for the various states below:

Abia Adamawa Akwa Ibom
Anambra Bauchi Bayelsa
Benue Borno Cross River
Delta Ebonyi Edo
Ekiti Enugu Gombe
Imo Jigawa Kaduna
Kano Katsina Kebbi
Kogi Kwara Lagos
Nasarawa Niger Ogun
Ondo Osun Oyo
Plateau Rivers Sokoto
Taraba Yobe Zamfara & FCT

The shortlist has been published online at the recruitment portal If you want to check your name then you are at the right place.


How to Check Nigerian Army Shortlist 2024

After all said and done, you need to check if you have been shortlisted with the steps we are going to be listing below;

  1. Visit
  2. Sign in with your registered email and password
  3. Navigate to “Shortlisted Candidates” tab
  4. Download the shortlist
  5. Check your name

You need to visit the army recruitment portal which you registered for the recruitment. The list has been uploaded on the portal and accessible for download.

Download the list into your phone or laptop, open it with a PDF reader and search for your name. You can as well check the email you used in registering for the recruitment to see if you have received a notification from the Nigerian Army.

Be guided that checking the shortlist is totally free. Do not pay money to anyone in exchange for the shortlist.


Nigerian Army Screening Date 2024

This is to inform the general public and most especially, candidates who applied for the just concluded Nigerian army recruitment that the computer based pre-selection examination for direct short service commission course 26/2022 will hold on Saturday 28 May 2023 in the 25 centres across the nation.

Candidates are advised to check their registered emails and text messages or alternatively, visit the portal to download and view the names of shortlisted candidates from 9pm on 21 May 2023.

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About The Author: Grace Jide

Grace Jide is the Chief Editor of Recruitment Board. She is a certified HR professional and career strategist with over 13 years of experience. As a team of passionate writers and industry experts, we strive to provide you with the most valuable and up-to-date information.