NDLEA Shortlisted Candidates 2023/2024 | How to Check Names and Download

NDLEA Shortlisted Candidates List in PDF 2023 | How to Check Names and Download the National Drug and Law Enforcement Agency Recruitment NDLEA Shortlisted Candidates.

NDLEA Shortlisted Candidates 2023/2024 | Are you among the applicants who applied for the NDLEA Recruitment? Here is breaking news for you. 2023/2024 NDLEA shortlisted candidates’ name for screening has been released online. We have uploaded the list here and you can check if you have been shortlisted following our guide.

The list is in PDF format and is downloadable. You can also view the list here as well. It is those who applied for the National Drug and Law Enforcement Agency Recruitment that are eligible to check the NDLEA List of successful candidates for recruitment.

After ensuring you have been shortlisted, you will still have to pass through the NDLEA Screening to complete your recruitment exercise, if it is after passing the screening that you can confidently say that you are about to become a member and staff of the National Drug and Law Enforcement Agency.

However, to ensure you pass the screening test which entails an Online assessment test, Written exams/aptitude test, Screening, and face-to-face interview, make sure that you download the complete pack on the NDLEA Recruitment Past Questions and Answers. The Material is in PDF and is readily available online.

NDLEA Shortlisted Updates


  1. All successful candidates (Narcotic Officers and Assistants) are to report at NDLEA Academy, Kotton Rikus, Jos with the following:


  1. Original and photocopy of credentials and NDLEA online application reference slip.
  2. Four copies of a colour passport photograph without a cap/hat.

iii.        Writing materials to include biro, pencil, ruler, notebooks and file jacket.

  1. Three pairs of white (unmarked) round-neck vests and navy blue shorts (without stripes).
  2. Two pairs of white and black socks.
  3. Two pairs of pure black canvas trainers (rubber type NOT acceptable).

vii.       Two white bed sheets and pillowcases.

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viii.      Two pairs of black trousers and white long sleeve shirts.

  1. One blanket (grey or army green colour).
  2. Two pairs of national dress or suit and casual wear with shoes.
  3. Bucket, cutlasses and brooms are to be purchased on arrival.

xii.       Some pocket money and toiletries.

xiii.      Two black cloth facemasks.


  1. All successful candidates must at all times observe COVID-19 protocols.


  1. Successful candidates who fail to report by 6 pm on Tuesday 28th September 2021 will be disqualified.


  1. The third batch of successful candidates for the Narcotic Assistant cadre would be released in due course.

Click HERE to View the Batch 2 List for Narcotic Assistants

Click HERE to View the Updated list of  Narcotic Officers cadre


NDLEA Recruitment Screening Date 2023

When Will the NDLEA Recruitment Shortlist Be Out?

The list has been published as of the time of writing this article, please make sure to follow all of our guidelines to ensure that you successfully check your position on the NDLEA Recruitment Shortlist 2021.

The list will be made public in all 36 states of the Federation as well as the Federal Capital Territory. You’ll need to verify your status in your home state or in the state where you registered.

You will only receive an email if you have been shortlisted, so if you do not receive it, do not be disappointed; you might not have been selected. That does not imply that the world has come to an end. There are currently open positions for which you can apply. Later in the post, we’ll go over the other work that is open to you.

Please do not pay money to someone online in order to be considered for a position. There are many scammers and swindlers on the internet; if you are not shortlisted this year, you should try again next year; additionally, there are many other opportunities available that you can pursue. Nigerian Army Recruitment, Nigeria Police Recruitment, INEC Recruitment, Civil Defence Recruitment, Immigration Recruitment, and Custom Recruitment are only a few of the other jobs you may apply for.

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Candidates will be contacted via their registered emails or SMS, as well as the NDLEA Recruitment Portal online, according to him.

Updates on the 2023/2024 NDLEA Shortlisted Candidates List

According to the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), it has yet to restart work recruitment, which was put on hold to comply with the Presidential Task Force on the COVID-19 Pandemic’s requirements.

Mr Jonah Achema, the NDLEA’s Head of Public Affairs and Deputy Commander of Narcotics, made the announcement in Abuja on Saturday, February 13th, 2021.

The NDLEA screening exercise for 2020/2021 has been halted by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency. This is attributable to the covid 19 spread’s second step.

We will make every effort to keep you up to date on the NDLEA shortlisted candidates’ screening process.


NDLEA Recruitment 2021

NDLEA Portal for Shortlisted Candidates 

It is important that you know the correct portal for the screening and for checking the list of shortlisted candidates. This will help you to avoid being scammed as there are many scammers online who are parading themselves as agents.

The portal of NDLEA is www.emplug.com; this is the portal where all the necessary and required uploads and downloads shall be done. It is very important that you take cognizance of this address. There are a lot of fake websites out there claiming to represent the National Drug and Law Enforcement Agency. So take note.

There is nothing that can be a hindrance to your being shortlisted for the NDLEA Job if you met all the needed requirements and are eligible. Remember also not to pay anybody for your name to be shortlisted. You might be scammed.

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How to Check NDLEA Shortlisted Candidates

Now, this is the right way to check the NDLEA Shortlist. Please before you proceed note that the list is available for all 36 states In Nigeria and the Federal Capital Territory. There is no point in listing all the states are you already know the states available in this country.

There are two ways in which you can access the list. You can access it by visiting the NDLEA Portal directly or by following the link sent to your email from the National Drug and Law Enforcement Agency. Either way, you choose, you will still be able to check your name on the list.

In summary, here is how to check the National Drugs and Law Enforcement Agency Shortlisted Candidates List 2021.

  • Visit the NDLEA Portal.
  • Log in with your Email i.e. the one you created during the recruitment registration.
  • From here you can access your status.
  • You can also alternatively check your email to see if they have sent any mail to you regarding the shortlist.


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