The Police Service Commission says it has yet to commence the screening of applicants who applied for recruitment into the Nigeria Police Force .
The Commission received 315, 032 applications at the close of the portal on January 11 for an advertised 10 , 000 vacancy
President Muhammadu Buhari recently approved the recruitment of Police Constables to beef- up the strength of the Force .
A statement by the Commission ’ s Head, Press and Public Relations, Mr . Ikechukwu Ani , on Monday in Abuja , disclosed that the Commission has not invited applicants for screening .
He added that the Commission was surprised to note that some applicants besieged the State Commands of the Nigeria Police for screening .
“ The Commission will soon notify shortlisted applicants of a date for the commencement of the exercise.
“ Applicants are hereby advised to ignore any statement on this, as it did not originate from the Commission , “ Ani said .