Nigerian Army (DSSC & SSC) Screening Exams Centers, Date and Time for 2023 Recruitment

By | September 13, 2023

Nigerian Army DSSC Screening Exams Centers 2023/2024. The Army DSSC and SSC Recruitment screening / examination date is the information on this page. Check Nigerian Army DSSC Examination Screening venue here.


Do you want to know if Nigerian Army has published the screening Centers for DSSC/SSC shortlisted applicants? Then you are on the right page.

Information will be provided regarding Nigerian Army DSSC aptitude test / examination date, Centers, requirements and what to expect.

The screening Centers and date has be announced online. The DSSC and SSC shortlisted candidates is eventually out online.

All applicants are hereby informed that the Next Phase of the Nigerian Army recruitment which is the screening exercise will commence on the date below.


The venue and requirements will be outlined below.

Nigerian Army DSSC and SSC Exams Centers

Below  is the full Nigeria Army Recruitment screening date and Exam Center 2022/2023.

Serial Selected State Exam Centres Allocated Zonal Exam Centres Rmks
(a) (b) (c) (d)
1 a. FCT Abuja Abuja
b. Lokoja
c. Minna
2 a. Asaba Asaba
b. Benin City
3 a. Calabar Calabar
b. Uyo
4 a. Enugu Enugu
b. Abakaliki
c. Awka
5 a. Bauchi Gombe
b. Gombe
c. Damaturu
6 a. Abeokuta Ibadan
b. Ibadan
c. Akure
7 a. Ilorin Ilorin
b. Oshogbo
c. Ado-Ekiti
8 a. Jos Kaduna
b. Kaduna
9 a. Dutse Kano
b. Katsina
c. Kano
10 Ikeja Lagos
11 Maiduguri Maiduguri
12 a. Lafia Makurdi
b. Makurdi
13 a. Yenegoa Portharcourt
b. Portharcourt
c. Owerri
d. Umuahia
14 a. Birnin Kebbi Sokoto
b. Gusau
c. Sokoto
15 a. Jalingo Yola
b. Yola

Nigerian Army DSSC Screening Date 2023

What you are to do now is to get the DSSC and SSC Past Questions And Answers to start preparing ahead of the upcoming examination.

From the information we have gathered so far, the screening exercise will take place in the 36 states listed below:

  1. Abia State
  2. Adamawa State
  3. Akwa Ibom State
  4. Anambra State
  5. Bauchi State
  6. Bayelsa State
  7. Benue State
  8. Borno State
  9. Cross River
  10. Delta State
  11. Ebonyi State
  12. Edo State
  13. Ekiti State
  14. Enugu State
  15. FCT (Federal Capital Territory)
  16. Gombe State
  17. Imo State
  18. Jigawa State
  19. Kaduna State
  20. Kano State
  21. Katsina State
  22. Kebbi State
  23. Kogi State
  24. Kwara State
  25. Lagos State
  26. Minna State
  27. Nassarawa State
  28. Niger State
  29. Ogun State
  30. Ondo State
  31. Osun State
  32. Oyo State
  33. Plateau State
  34. Rivers State
  35. Sokoto State
  36. Taraba State
  37. Yobe State
  38. Zamfara State

The Nigerian Army wishes to inform the general public that the Selection Board for Direct Short Service Commission Course 26/2022 will hold at Nigerian Army Battle Fitness Centre Falgore, Kano State from 11 – 24 June 2022.


Nigerian Army DSSC Screening Requirements

Shortlisted candidates are to take note of the following:

  1. Writing materials including ruler and eraser.
  2. 2 pairs of plain white short sleeve vests.
  3. 2 pairs of navy blue shorts.
  4. Canvas shoes/trainers and white socks.
  5. Toiletries.
  6. Set of cutleries including plates and drinking cups.
  7. ​Beddings to include blankets, bedspreads and pillow cases etc.
  8. 4 copies of full size colour photographs at standing position in suit.
  9. .​The Selection Exercise will involve physical, medical and academic tests. There will also be an oral interview for all candidates.
  10. Candidates will be required to produce original and photocopies of the following:

a. All academic/professional certificates including testimonials, NYSC discharge or valid Exemption Certificate as applicable in a file jacket.
b. ​Valid birth certificate as endorsed by the National Population Commission, hospital, Local Government Council of birth or valid age declaration.
c.​ Valid certificate of state of origin.
d.​ Military Identity Card (for Service personnel).
e.​ Letter of recommendation by Commanding Officers/Commanders for military personnel.
f.​ Letter of sponsorship in tertiary academic institution for military personnel.
g. ​Printed Bank Verification Number (BVN) certificate authenticated by a bank.
h. ​Completed copies of the print outs from the portal including referee forms.

Candidates are to note that any alteration on their documents will render the documents invalid and eventually lead to disqualification.

Candidates will be fed and accommodated for the duration of the interview.

Candidates would be responsible for their transportation to and from the interview venue.

The use of personal/private vehicles will not be allowed throughout the duration of the interview.

Visitors will not be allowed throughout the duration of the interview.

Shortlisted DSSC Candidates will report at Nigerian Army Training Area in Falgore Kano State on 11 June 2022 from 8 am.

Candidates who arrive later than 9 am on 12 June 2022 will be disqualified.

A high standard of discipline is expected from all candidates. Candidates who violate any instructions during the selection board would be disqualified.

Direction to Falgore Nigerian Army Training Area: The Falgore Army Training Area can be accessed through 3 main approaches as follows:

​a.​From Kano – Kaduna. ​Veer off at TIGA JUNCTION straight to Falgore Training Area.

​b.​From Zaria – Kano.​After MAKARFI, turn right at KWANAR DANGORA straight to Falgore Training Area.

c.​From Jos – Kano.​​Veer off at UNGUWAN BAWA JUNCTION, SAMINAKA, straight to Falgore Training Area.

NOTE: The Nigerian Army shall not be liable for any injuries/death recorded in the course of the selection interview.


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