DSS Recruitment | DSS portal | www.dss.gov.ng

By | August 15, 2019

DSS recruitment is here!!! This is to inform the general public all persons who has got interest in joining the Department of State Security that the application form is available for download and apply. You can view application form, the requirement for the DSS recruitment and as well how you can successfully apply for this job without any error of any kind all these details is what you find below here.

In this publication today, we will be providing you vital information on DSS recruitment. The department of state security recruitment for this year is now going on. So like I said before, you will get information like these from these>>>> DSS Recruitment of fresh candidates is available for interested persons who wish to join the Department of State Security Recruitment can now download form.

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In other for you to be selected for this job, you ought to get the qualification details for the job, its requirements for the applying DSS recruitment 2019/2020.

Form all these we have laid down above here….do you think you have got all it takes to qualify you for this job of department of state security recruitment. If your responds is simply yes, then I urge you to proceed to the next phase of this publication and see how you can apply for it and other vital information that will be useful for you before and after applying for the DSS recruitment job.

Please do ensure that you follow all the steps you are given here to help you avoid any issue that may arise during the process of applying for the job….you are always free to contact us via the contact page or you can as well drop your complain at the comment box below if you have any question or difficulties that may arise.

Also be informed that the Department of state security DSS recruitment process are not done online unlike other jobs in Nigeria. If you need to start your application process you need to logon to the DSS Nigeria website via www.dss.gov.ng for some other instructions which may not be stated here. DSS Nigeria recruitment 2019/2020 has already began nationwide and this is considered to be best jobs for young vibrant Nigerians who wants to dedicate their lives for the country.

Since this year registration may like not be online registration, so all submission of forms should be submitted or done hand-to-hand.


If you want to become one of the members of the DSS Nigeria Army, then you will need:

  1. A letter indicating local government of origin. It should be signed by a local government authority;
  2. Handwritten application letter to The Director-General, State Security Service, Abuja.
  3. Statements of results;
  4. Two color passport photos.

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You will need all documents above for registration at the Department of State Service. Do not forget that the DSS of Nigeria recruitment does not request payment for your application. You need to visit the State Security Service headquarters in your state of origin and submit your documents.

Differences between SSS and DSS

The state security service or department of state security service is mainly responsible for domestic security of the nation Nigeria. They mainly brute police force that deals with chaos within the country. They can also use by the government for anti-terrorism operations. In all, their primary task is to provide security for Nigerians.

While the SSS the state security service enforces and upholds criminal laws of great Nigeria and as well provide criminal justice to law enforcement organization. This also provides protection to the president and their families, the vice president, the senate president, the speaker of the House of Representatives and finally the state governors. The SSS is also charged with the protection of the visiting foreign heads of state and government, candidates for the offices of Vice President and President, ex-presidents, high-ranking officers and their families.

DSS Nigeria General Requirements

The Department of State Security invites graduates and postgraduates to fill in the positions in the recruitment 2017. It also provides general requirements for people who wish to become a part of Nigerian security service personnel. Here are the DSS Nigeria requirements:

1. You should be a Nigerian by birth or born to Nigerian parents. Foreigners are not allowed to take the DSS Nigeria Job;

2. Male candidates should be at least 1.7m tall (for certain posts it`s not necessary)

3. Female candidates should be at least 1.64m tall (for certain posts it`s not necessary);

4. The expanded chest measurement of the candidate must be at least 0.87 meters (for certain posts it`s not necessary);

6. The candidate should be certified by a Government Medical Officer;

7. The candidate must be mentally fit for service;

8. The candidate should be physically fit for service;

9. The candidates with the following medical cases can`t apply for the service:

  • 1. Pregnant women;
  • 2. Flat Foot;
  • 3. Major orthopedic operations in the past;
  • 4. Natural disabilities (fractures, stammering and others)

10. Any candidate who wants to apply for DSS in Nigeria can’t be a serviceman if he/she has been found guilty in any criminal offense in Nigeria or any other country

11. Candidates who have any form of financial embarrassment can’t apply for DSS Nigeria recruitment 2018

12. Candidates who exceed 30 years of age can`t apply for DSS Nigeria.

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Educational Requirements of the Department of State Services (DSS) 2019/2020

What we discussed above is just the general requirements that has nothing to do with your education. To avoid confusion we have to discuss part of the educational qualification here.

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  • Department of State Services (DSS) Jobs is mainly open to graduates from recognized institution.
  • You should be a graduate with either a BSc, HND or NCE degree from a recognized institution.
  • You should also possess the minimum educational requirements and this should be either WAEC, NECO or GCE or any other but you must have at least 5 credit pass, English language must be among.

How to apply Department of State Services (DSS) Recruitment 2019/2020

Please note that the Department of State Services (DSS) is not recruiting right now, we expect them to recruit any moment from now, but just keep visiting this page for more information.

Like we stated above you don’t need to submit your application online because the form won’t be uploaded there. You only need to submit your application in the State Security Service headquarters in your state of origin.

How to check DSS Shortlisted candidates list 2019/2020

Please do away with any form of advert you come across stating that DSS recruitment is on. the portal will be open soon to start receiving applications from Nigerians … so you are advise to keep checking back on this site for the latest update on this.


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