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The NDDC is another federal government organization that offers good opportunities for Nigerians. To take these opportunities when they come, you must be a prepared Nigerian eligible for it.

You get to learn the requirements for both  job and skill acquisition requirement,and  how you can apply. We have also answered some necessary questions you may have about the organization.

Without wasting much of your time. Let’s get to it!


The application is done online, follow these steps;

  • Log on to the recruitment portal at https://nddc.gov.ng/skill/
  • Choose your preferred skill from the list of available skills
  • Upload the documents required and submit the application.

NOTE: The application is not yet open, but you can stay updated with the latest information by subscribing to our website.


  • Candidates must have valid means of identification, like the voter’s card, NIN and so on.
  • Applicants must be Nigerians who are conversant with the Niger Delta terrain.
  • Candidates interested in the job should not be more than 30 years.
  • Applicants must submit their application, bearing their CV online through the application.
  • Applicants should have at least SSCE or O’ Level certificate. Applicants with higher qualifications like Degree, HND, OND or NCE will have more advantage.
  • Computer literacy will grant applicants upper hand.


  • Birth certificate
  • A valid ID card, like your voter’s card or National Identity Number
  • LGA and State certificates of origin
  • All you academic certificates ranging from the First School Leaving Certificate to your degree certificate or HND, OND and NCE.


Among the application process is the aptitude test. This aptitude test is only for candidates who have made the shortlist.

To have more chance of being shortlisted, do make sure you meet all the requirements as stated in the official website.


It is either you want to take the opportunities offered by NDDC through jobs or getting trained at one or two skills. It is your choice to go for either of them.

The organization also aims at educating and impacting useful skills in the youths and unemployed people in the Niger Delta.

As this is aimed militating the social and political instability in the region, it also helps in human capital development of the region.


Below are the skill acquisition programmes of the NDDC which you can acquire and become a boss of your own:

  • Catering and Confectionaries
  • Modern Printing
  • Furniture Making and woodwork
  • Fashion design and tailoring
  • Food Processing
  • Welding and Fabrication
  • Computer technology and programming
  • Solar power maintenance
  • Maritime Technology
  • Home management (Tie and Dye)


The NDDC stands for Niger Delta Development Commission. This commission was established in the year 2000 by Olusegun Obasanjo, with the sole aim or driving sustainable development in the Niger Delta regions of the country.

To achieve this, the agency is mandated to train and educate the youths of the oil rich zone, Niger Delta.

This will help militate against militancy in the region and also draw key infrastructures and sustainable development in the area.

In 2008, under the leadership of Late President Umar Musa Yar’Adua, a Ministry of Niger Delta was formed in order to supervise the activities of the Niger Delta.


Is recruitment 2020 ongoing?

At the time of publishing this article, the exercise for 2020 had not started. But you must know that we keep this page updated with the latest information regarding the recruitment exercise.

Where can I purchase the recruitment form?

Visit their portal at www.nddc.gov.ng. So there is no special place you can get the form apart from the internet. You must note that you can only access the form when the recruitment starts.


If you have read carefully from the beginning of this article to this point, I am assured you have gotten all you should know about the NDDC recruitment updates.

However, if you still have questions, feel free to ask in the comment section below.