Nigerian Army 85Rri Screening Date And Recruitment Centers

The Nigerian Army have released the 85Rri screening date and the recruitment centers. Prospective applicants are advised to carefully read the instructions on this website not to make mistake.

Nigerian Army 85Rri Screening Date

The Nigerian Army will have released the date for the commencement of the screening exercise for the 85 Regular Recruits Intake aslo known as 85Rri.

The Nigerian Army screening Date for the 85RRI is scheduled to hold from 2nd – 17th May 2023. All Candidates are expected to report to their various States for the screening exercise.

Applicants are to appear for the screening exercise at the given date, time and place with their original credentials and two passport-sized photographs. If you want to check your name on the list of the shortlisted candidates, we have written an article about the Nigerian Army 84Rri Shortlisted candidates.

Nigerian Army 85Rri Recruitment Centers

The recruitment exercise will take place in various centers across the country. Below is the complete list of the Nigerian Army 85rri Screening Centers.


1. Abia Goodluck Jonathan barracks Ohafia
2. Adamawa Gibson Jallo Barracks Yola
3. Akwa Ibom 6 Bn Barracks Abak Akwa Ibom State
4. Anambra 302 (GS) Barracks Onitsha
5. Bauchi Shadawanka Barracks Bauchi
6. Bayelsa Camp Tukur Buratai
7. Benue NASME Barracks Makurdi
8. Borno Maimalari Barracks Maiduguri
9. Cross River Eburutu Barracks Calabar
10. Delta CENOTAPH Cabinet Road, Govt House Asaba
11. Ebonyi Abakaliki Barracks, Abakaliki
12. Edo Ekenhuan Barracks Benin
13. Ekiti Ekiti State Pavillon
14. Enugu Abakpa Barracks Enugu
15. FCT 176 Gds Bn Gwagwalada
16. Gombe Gombe Barracks Gombe
17. Imo Obinze Barracks
18. Jigawa FOB Dutse Jigawa
19. Kaduna Ribadu Cantonment Kaduna
20. Kano Bukavu Barracks Kano
21. Katsina Natsinta Kebbi Barracks Katsina
22. Kebbi Birin kebbi, Kebbi
23. Kogi Maigumeri Barracks Lokoja
24. Kwara Sobi Barracks llorin
25. Lagos Ikeja Military Cantonment Lagos
26. Nasarawa Shittu Alao Barracks Keffi
27. Niger TRADOC Minna
28. Ogun Alamala Barracks Abeokuta
29. Ondo Owena Cantonment Akure
30. Osun NA Barracks Ede
31. Oyo Odogbo Barracks Ibadan
32. Plateau Maxwell Khobe Cantonment Rukuba Jos
33. Rivers Bori Camp Porth Hacourt
34. Sokoto Giginya Barracks Sokoto
35. Taraba NA Barracks Serti- Baruwa
36. Yobe Nguru Barracks Yobe
37. Zamfara Nigerian Army Cantonment Gusau
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According to the Nigerian Army, in this recruitment which is the 85rri,

  1. There will No Special centre for recruitment.
  2. There will be no Zonal Screening Exercise.
  3. All screening of potential recruits will be conducted at the candidates’ respective state of origin.

For those who wish to apply for the Nigerian Army 85rri recruitment, below is the procedure on how to apply.

How to Apply for Nigerian Army 85Rri

If you are interested in applying for the Nigerian Army 85Rri, you can do so by following these three simple steps:

First, make sure you have a valid email address and phone number. You’ll need both of these to create an account on the Nigerian Army website

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Second, visit the Nigerian Army website and create an account using your email address and phone number. You will be asked to fill some basic information about yourself, including your name, date of birth, marital status, and level of education.

Third, login to your account and complete the application form. Be sure to read the instructions carefully and answer all the questions accurately.

Nigerian Army 85rri screening date

Nigerian Army 85Rri Eligibility

To be eligible for the Nigerian Army 85Rri screening, you must meet the following requirements:

  • You must be a Nigerian citizen by birth or descent
  • You must be between the ages of 18 and 26 years
  • You must have a minimum of 5 credits in your WAEC/NECO results, including Mathematics and English Language
  • You must not have any criminal record
  • You must be physically and mentally fit
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Nigerian Army 85Rri Medical Examination Test

The medical examination will be conducted in all the 36 states of the federation including the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. The screening date for each state is already mentioned above on this article.

Candidates are to report at the designated centers with their identity cards, academic certificates and two recent passport-sized photographs. Candidates must also come with a duly completed form which is available on the Nigerian Army website.

The Nigerian Army 85Rri Screening Date is fast approaching, so make sure you are prepared. Make sure you check out the recruitment centers and medical examination date for your state so you know where to go and what to do when the time comes.

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