The Police Service Commission (PSC) has said it received a total 843,008 applications from Nigerians who are willing to join the Nigeria Police Force.
This is according to an update issued by the Head, Press and Public Relations of the commission in Abuja, Mr. Ikechukwu Ani made available to News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) today.
He also said that 243,327 applications were received for Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) cadre.
He added that 197,990 and 401,691 applicants applied for the Inspector and Police Constable (PC) cadres respectively.
Meanwhile, the commission has said in a statement that it would recruit 500 Cadet ASP, 500 Cadet Inspectors, 1,500 Specialist Officers and 7, 500 Constables in the recruitment of 10,000 policemen.