Nigeria Police Personnel who wish to participate in PSOs are expected to meet the following requirements: –

  • Must have served a minimum of 5 years in the Police;
  • Must be at least 25 years of age;
  • Must not be below NCOs and Inspectors for FPU and IPO respectively;
  • Must be able to read and write English Language;
  • Ability speak, read and write French Language is an added advantage;
  • Must be able to drive 4WD vehicles;
  • Specialty in the following fields will be an added advantage for IPOs (Advisors)
    • Administration
    • Legal
    • Information Technology
    • Sexual/Gender based violence
    • Community Policing
    • Investigation
  • National Geographical spread to be considered
  • 25% of FPU nomination shall be specialists (Doctors, Nurses, Artisans etc)