Nigerian Army 82RRI Recruitment 2024/2025 Application Form Portal |

Nigerian army 82RRI application form portal is now open. Do you want to know the application procedures, requirements, application closing date and qualifications for the Nigerian army 82RRi recruitment exercise? Kindly follow the guide given on this page to learn how to submit your application at the comfort of your home.

Is Nigerian Army 82RRI Form Out?

Yes, the authorities of the Nigerian army has approved the enlistment of new officers as at this time. This recruitment is expected to last for a about a month. The registration portal will close on 26th November 2021.

Interested candidates are advised to apply before the application deadline as the portal will be officially closed till further notice after the the closing date.


This is to inform the general public that the Nigeria army 82RRI recruitment portal is now open to receive application from qualified candidates. See the requirements for the recruitment below;

Nigerian Army 82RRI Requirements 2024

  1. Applicant must be a citizen of Nigeria with a valid means of identification such as International passport, national ID card or permanent voters card.
  2. Applicant must possess a WASSCE, NECO, NECO certificate with minimum of 5 credit passes in the core subjects including mathematics and english language.
  3. Applicants applying for tradesmen/women must also possess OND, Trade tests, City and Guild Certificate.
  4. Applicant must be between the ages of 18 to 26 as at the time of application
  5. Male applicants must not be less than 1.68 meters tall while female applicants must not be less than 1.62 meters tall
  6. A bachelor or masters degree in other relevant discipline or higher national diploma is also required.
Age Requirement (Tradesmen) 18
Maximum Age (Tradesmen) 22
Age Requirement (Non-Tradesmen) 22
Maximum Age (Non-Tradesmen) 26
Minimum Height (Male Candidates) 1.68
Maximum Height (Female Candidates) 1.62
Application Period 10 Sep 21 – 26 Nov 21

The above listed criteria are all you need to have to be eligible for the 2024 Nigeria army enlistment but we advise you read more at the application portal.

Eligible States

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

How to Apply For Nigerian Army 82RRI Recruitment 2024

All applications are to be filed and submitted on the 82 regular recruits portal. Ensure that you have met the above mentioned requirements before applying starting to fill the online application form.

However, it is important to note that the 82RRI application form is totally free and interested candidates are to apply in person only at the official recruitment portal (

  • Visit
  • Create/register your account
  • Fill the online application form
  • Attach required documents
  • Submit

Shortlisted candidates will be contacted via email or sms for the next stage of the recruitment exercise.

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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.