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AMOTEKUN: Requirements & Eligibility To Join Operation Amotekun Security Outfit

If you are interested in joining the security force, see eligibility criteria you must meet below. However, only qualified candidates will be shortlisted for training.

Candidates must have First School Leaving Certificate (FSLC)
Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE)
NABTEB / A’level
National Diploma (ND)
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Bachelor Degree or it’s equivalent
Birth certificate from church, LGA or hospital
Certificate of identification
Letter of recommendation
Guarantors form to be filled and submitted
Other supporting documents
It is important to note that your rank will solely depend on your qualifications. The employment / recruitment procedures involves selection of candidates with best qualifications / certificates. After the job application, best candidates will be shortlisted for screening and training.
Note: Amotekun is a Yoruba word meaning Leopard. The security operatives will also be allowed to carry gun as it is legalized by the federal and state government.
This is a good government job you can apply if you are interested in joining the force.
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How To Apply
If you are from any of the southwest state, application will be very easy for you.
Currently, the on-line portal for application have not been enabled. We recommend, you visit any Operation Amotekun Zonal office to obtain the registration form.
However, we recommend you visit this page often to see when online application starts.
Important Notice: Any one from the southwest states (male / female) is eligible to apply.

Amotekun Uniforms
All officers will be dressed like force men. The picture you see below will give you more details about operation amotekun uniform for men and women officers.
Amotekun Salary / Allowance
This section will show you how much government will be paying Amotekun officers.

The pay scale / salary structure will be published here soon. Kindly check back later

In conclusion, the management of Amotekun said that they are ready to employ over 2000 militiamen including male and female. There will be also different cadres.

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  1. Thanks for all d information thru ds medium.

  2. This is a good innovation from the Southwest governors.

  3. All must been well,wishing good people of Nigeria job Weldon, may d Lord continue strength our power to move Nigerians forward more and more , more strength to southwest elbow, ODUA AGBE WA ooo.

  4. Where is Amotekun state office in Lagos ,I wish to apply

  5. Where is Amotekun state office in Lagos state or in ikorodu