Nigeria Navy Training Allowance 2024 (Updated). The Nigerian Navy is one of the main Part of the Armed Forces of Nigeria which is in charge of protecting the Nigerian territory through the Sea. The Nigerian Navy is the highest paid Force in Nigeria 2024.
The Nigerian Navy always recruit for qualified candidates to join the force through their SSCE recruitment, their graduate program or the Nigerian Defence Academy.
When you join the Nigerian Navy through any of the means mentioned above, you are entitled to be paid training allowance by the Nigeria Navy. The Nigerian Navy Training Allowance is divided into categories. Those who joined the Navy through the Nigerian Defence Academy are said to be paid higher than those who joined as Recruits.
Let me explain something here. Those who joined the Navy through the Nigerian Defence Academy are to spend a period of 5 years in the Academy before they can become a full member of the Nigerian Navy while Those who are joining the Nigerian Navy as a graduate has to spend up to 9 months before they are commissioned into the Nigerian Navy.
For the Recruits, their training last for the period of six months and they are also entitled to this same Training Allowance. Though the Nigerian Navy recruits also known as Trainees also joined the service using SSCE certificate just like the Nigerian Defence Academy but the difference is that those who pass through the Nigerian Defence Academy are always superior to those that just obtained the Nigerian Navy Basic military training. Now let’s look at the Nigerian Navy Training Allowance.
Nigeria Navy Training Allowance
The Nigeria Navy Training Allowance for the Navy Recruits under training is between N10,500 – 15,000 Monthly. Please note that the Navy recruits are only entitled to this training allowance for the period of their training as it will be automatically stopped once you graduate from training.
For the Graduates, The Nigerian Navy Training Allowance is between N15,000 to N25,000.
For those who are on training in the Nigerian Defence Academy, The Nigerian Navy Training Allowance starts from about N25,000 and will likely reach up to N50,000 as they are promoted to the next level.