A Character Clearance is an official document issued as a result of a background check by the police or government agency of a country to list any criminal records that the applicant may have. Criminal records may include arrest, conviction and possibly criminal proceedings.
Process of Obtaining the Character Clearance
1. Go to http://npf.gov.ng/character/
1. Fill the Application form on the right to obtain an Application ID.
2. Complete the Application Process by Login in with email provided and the Application ID generated below.
3. Take the Print-out to the nearest State Police Command Headquarters, and ask of the Forensic Expert for further steps.
Applicants may have to submit fingerprints and certain personal information to request a criminal record check, and the police or government agency may charge a fee