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Saturday, October 13, 2018

Cameroon: the Recruitment of Presidential Guard ends today

It is this Saturday the deadline for the submission of candidacy files to the Presidential Guard. The recruitment of 2,800 young Cameroonians in the Presidential Guard and BIR was announced last August.

According to the confidential note of the Ministry of Defense of August 24, a copy has reached the editorial of CameroonWeb, more than 2600 commandos d elite will be recruited for the benefit of the BIR against secessionists and protect Cameroonians.

According to a presidential source, this recruitment would be a recommendation of an Israeli General who is Paul Biya's military advisor.


- to be of Cameroonian nationality;

- be at least 18 years of age on 1 January 2018 and no more than 23 years old on 31 December 2018 (that is, be between 31 December 1995 for the oldest and 1 January 2000 for the youngest );

- never have been sentenced;

- be single without dependent children;

- be of good character;

- be physically fit to meet the prescribed medical, intellectual and sports tests; .

- hold at least the CEP, the FSLC or an equivalent diploma. However, applicants are strongly recommended to present their highest diplomas;

- have a minimum height of 1.66 meters for men and 1.60 meters for women;

- Have good knowledge in music theory and instrumental practice.


- 01 handwritten application stamped at 1000 CFA francs, signed by the candidate and addressed to the Minister Delegue at the Presidency

of the Defense;

- 01 birth certificate less than three months old;

- 01 certified copy of the diploma presented;

- 01 certificate of presentation of the diploma original;

- 01 excerpt from bulletin no. 3 of the criminal record dating back less than three months;

- 01 information form duly completed;

- 01 cellbat certificate;

- 04 photos of the candidate's 4X4 ID, with his name on the back;

- 01 unauthorized photocopy of the National Identity Card or Recepisse in lieu thereof;

- 01 certificate of nationality dellire by the competent services;

- 01 envelope stamped at 500 F CFA at the address of the candidate;

- 01 curriculum vitae siqne of the candidate;

- a sum of 5,000 CFA francs, representing the costs of participation in the recruitment (to be paid during the medical visit summary aptitude);

- a sum of 20,000 CFA francs, representing the cost of thorough medical visits, to be paid by the candidates before satisfying the preselection tests.

The attention of candidates is drawn to:

- The prohibition to marry before three (03) years of actual service;

- The obligation to present authentic diplomas under penalty of prosecution.

In addition, the candidates who have been retained will have to present the original of the National Identity Card before entry into the Examination Center, on pain of dismissal.

The complete application files will be deposited at the Command Post (PC) of the Military Sector of residence of candidates, from Monday, September 10 to Friday, October 12, 2018 at 15:30, deadline of rigor.