The Enugu state government has announced the opening of an online application portal for the recruitment of 500 Traffic Officers and 500 Forest Guards.

The state Head of Service, Ken Chukwuegbo, has called on all interested candidates who meet the requisite requirements to submit their written applications to the Office of the Head of Service, Enugu, or online via, on or before Monday, January 14, 2021.

Mr. Chukwuegbo said the clarification became imperative in order to ensure that all applicants were guided properly in strict adherence to the laid down procedures for the recruitment. The administration of Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State, in line with its avowed commitment towards job creation and youth empowerment, recently approved the employment of additional 1,000 youths between the age of 18-35, to work as Traffic Officers and Forest Guards.

The applicants, according to the announcement, must possess a minimum of Senior Secondary School Certificate and must be indigenes of Enugu State.