Only 3,200 lucky applicants will be recruited into the Nigerian Customs Service out of 524,315 who successfully completed their application process in the ongoing recruitment exercise.
The Public Relations Officer of the service, Mr Joseph Attah made this known on Monday to the media as the outcome of the recruitment portal filled on April 17.
No fewer than 800 officers are to be recruited to fill vacancies for Superintendent cadre, while 2,400 are to fill that of Customs Inspector and Customs Assistant cadre.
Attah said that a total of 278, 582 applicants applied for the Superintendent cadre while the remaining applicants completed the process for Inspectorate and Customs Assistant cadres.
“A total number of people that registered is 828,333, but not all of them accomplished the process,” he said.
The spokesperson assured that the service would be fair and just in the screening of all the applicants.