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.

In this article, you get a full guide through all you know about the NDDC recruitment, jobs and NDDC skill acquisition.

You get to learn the requirements for both NDDC job and skill acquisition recruitments, how you can apply. We have also answered some necessary questions you may have about the NDDC. Now I urge you to go down, reading carefully so that you will not miss any bit.

ABOUT THE NDDC

Lest we stumble and fallout along our journey for the NDDC recruitment, it is wise knowing few things about the NDDC before we carry on.

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 NDDC 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.

NDDC RECRUITMENT JOB OPPORTUNITIES

The NDDC recruits qualified candidates for both the NDDC parastatal and for the NDDC skill acquisition program.

NDDC RECRUITMENT REQUIREMENTS

  • Applicants for the NDDC job must have flare for the job.
  • 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 NDDC job should not be more than 30 years.
  • You as an applicant must be willing to push yourself beyond your comfort zones.
  • Applicants must submit their application, bearing their CV online through the application.
  • It is also required of candidates to pass the NDDC recruitment test before they given the job.
  • 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.

HOW TO APPLY FOR THE NDDC RECRUITMENT

The NDDC recruitment is carried out through the agency’s portal at www.nddc.gov.ng

  • Log on to the portal and fill the online application form for a position of your interest.
  • Upload the required documents and submit.

WHAT ARE THE DOCUMENTS REQUIRED FOR NDDC RECRUITMENT?

In order to complete you NDDC recruitment application, you must upload these documents:

  • 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.

NDDC RECRUITMENT APTITUDE TEST

Among the NDDC recruitment processes is that aptitude test. This aptitude test is only for candidates who are shortlisted for it. To have more chance of being shortlisted, do make sure you meet all the requirements as stated in the official website.

NDDC RECRUITMENT UPDATE

The latest update about the NDDC recruitment from renowned sources is that the NDDC job recruitment is not ongoing. When the recruitment will start is also not know. But what we can do is to keep you updated with whatever new information that arises for the NDDC recruitment exercise.

THE NDDC SKILL ACQUISITION RECRUITMENT

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 NDDC 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. So you are urged to take this opportunity.

NDDC SKILL ACQUISITION TRAINING PROGRAMMES

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)

WHAT ARE THE REQUIRMENTS FOR NDDC SKILL ACQUISITION TRAINING PROGRAMME?

  • The age of applicants must be between 18 to 35 years.
  • Applicants are required to have a minimum of OND certificate in order to apply.
  • Applicants must be from any of the Niger Delta States.
  • You are required to upload your LGA certificate of origin, your recent passport and your government-recognized ID card.

HOW TO APPLY FOR NDDC SKILL ACQUISITION TRAINING PROGRAMME

Just like the NDDC recruitment application, the application for NDDC skill acquisition training programme is also done online.

  • 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 about the NDDC skill acquisition if you subscribe to this website or bookmark this page.


FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Is NDDC recruitment 2020 ongoing?

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

When will the NDDC recruitment start?

The date when the NDDC recruitment will start is not yet known. Meanwhile, if you do not want to miss the opportunity of apply for the NDDC recruitment, make sure you bookmark this page or subscribe to our newsletter.

Where can I purchase the NDDC recruitment form?

The NDDC recruitment if carried out over their recruitment 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.

When was the NDDC formed?

The Niger Delta Development Commission was formed in 2000, during the democratic leadership of Olusegun Obasanjo. It was then converted to a parastatal under the Ministry of Niger Delta in 2008 by Late President Umar Yar’Adua.

What is the work of the NDDC?

The NDDC was established in order to facilitate the rapid, even and sustainable development, in the Niger Delta region of the country; to ensure that it is a region with economical prosperity, social stability and politically peaceful.

What are the States under the NDDC?

The states under the NDDC are: Rivers, Cross River, Bayelsa, Delta, Akwa Ibom, Abia and Imo, Ondo and Edo States.


CONCLUSION

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 NDDC and the NDDC recruitment updates. But if you still have questions, feel free to ask.

I should iterate at this point, that NDDC offers a wide range of opportunities including jobs and skill acquisition training.

This is to make you understand the value of the NDDC recruitment opportunity and the need to stay updated with the latest information. Therefore, bookmark this page or subscribe to our email list.