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Tension as Nigeria Police Force website is suspended

09 December 2016, 13:27

Abuja - The Police Service Commission website (www.psc.gov.ng ) website was suspended on Thursday leaving thousands of the successful applicants unable to access the website, Herald reports.

Attempts to log into the site comes up with the error message: “This account has been suspended. Contact your hosting provider for more information.”

Also, the Nigeria Police Force website, (www.npf.gov.ng) is experiencing the same error as attempts to access the 2016 recruitment page comes up with an error message.

However, it has been reported that the firm in charge of the website, Galaxy Backbone Plc was working on it as applicants have been told to exercise patience.

“The website has been having some issues which we rectified, but the latest hitch was on account of the huge number of people trying to access it. Engineers from Galaxy Backbone are working on it, I am sure it would be up any moment from now,” The PSC spokesman, Ikechukwu Ani revealed.

The names of about 10 000 successful applicants made up of 500 Cadet Assistant Superintendents of Police, 500 Cadet Inspectors, 7 500 Constables and 1 500 specialists are expected to be uploaded on the PSC and police websites.

News24 previously reported that the Police Service Commission (PSC) on Tuesday released names of successful applicants for recruitment into the Nigeria Police Force in the Federal Government’s 10 000 policemen recruitment programme.

See full list of 8 500 successful candidates in 2016 police recruitment here

- News 24


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