Police Command in Enugu State said persons with
tattoo on their bodies would be disqualified in the
ongoing nationwide recruitment into the force.
The Public Relations Officer of the command, Mr Ebere
Amaraizu, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in
Enugu on Monday that the measure was part of the
rules for the recruitment.
Amaraizu said that procedures for the screening had
been put in place by the police authorities and that
those that were shortlisted for the interview had been
communicated through their email addresses.
“The present recruitment is for degree holders and will
last for three weeks and after that, the selected ones
will proceed for the written interview.
“Over aged people, tattooed persons, falsified results,
statement of results over five years and people with
some physical impediments will be disqualified from
the exercise,” he said.
On the number of applicants shortlisted in Enugu,
Amaraizu said that would be determined after the
“All I know is that 10,000 people will be recruited
nationwide but I do not know the number of those that
will be recruited in Enugu zone.
“We have started and you can see that it is going on
“The exercise is done in batches to avoid any form of
rush or stampede.
“This command will screen the applicants thoroughly
to ensure that the best get the Job,” he said.