Comprehensive List of Military Secondary Schools in Nigeria – 2022

Every State in Nigeria boast of a standard military secondary school. In this post, I will give you a comprehensive list of military secondary schools in Nigeria.

But before then, why choose military schools?

Why should I choose a Military Secondary School

Military secondary schools are those institutions in the country that are under the authority of the military.

Military secondary schools are well-known for their exceptional ability to discipline children and youths and bring out the best in them morally.

You can be sure of high quality education for your wards when you enrol them in a military secondary school.

Military secondary schools uses the same curriculum as other secondary schools with added military training and discipline.

List of Military Secondary Schools in Nigeria

Let’s dive in to the list of military secondary schools in Nigeria

Command Secondary Schools in Nigeria

In Nigeria, there are 30 boarding Command Secondary Schools and 15 day Command Secondary Schools.

They are listed in the tables below.

COMPREHENSIVE LIST OF COMMAND SCHOOLS
BOARDING SCHOOLS
1. Kaduna State Command Secondary School, Kaduna State.
2. Katsina State 1 Command Science Secondary School, (Boys), Faskari, Katsina State.
3. Katsina State 2 Command Science Secondary School, (Girls), Barkiya, Katsina State.
4. Oyo State 1 Command Secondary School, Ibadan Oyo State.
5. Oyo State 2 Command Science Secondary School, Saki, Oyo State.
6. Plateau State Command Secondary School, Jos, Plateau State.
7. Delta State Command Secondary School, Mbiri, Delta State
8. Rivers State Command Science Secondary School, Portharcourt, Rivers State.
9. Akwa Ibom State Command Science Secondary School, Effa-Etinan, Akwa-Ibom State.
10. Bayelsa State Bayelsa State Command Science Secondary School, Ebedebiri, Sagbama, Bayelsa State
11. Adamawa State Command Science Secondary School, Numan, Adamawa State.
12. Borno State 1 Command Science Secondary School, (Boys), Auno, Borno State.
13. Borno State 2 Command Science Secondary School, (Girls), Miringa, Borno State.
14. Borno State 3 Command Secondary School, Buratai, Borno State.
15. Kebbi State 1 Command Secondary School, (Boys), Jega, Kebbi State.
16. Kebbi State 1 Command Science Secondary School, (Girls), Goru, Kebbi State.
17. Sokoto State Command Science Secondary School, (Boys), Shagari, Sokoto State.
18. Zamfara State 1 Command Science Secondary School, (Boys), Talata Mafara, Zamfara State
19. Zamfara State 2 Command Science Secondary School, (Girls), Gusau, Zamfara State
20. Lagos State Command Secondary School, Ipaja, Lagos State.
21. Enugu State 1 Command Secondary School, Orba Udena, Enugu State.
22. Enugu State 2 Command Secondary School, MPU Aninri, Enugu State.
23. Ebonyi State Command Secondary School, Abakaliki, Ebonyi State.
24. Benue State Command Secondary School, Makurdi, Benue State.
25. Abia State Command Secondary School, Ohafia, Abia State.
26. Imo State Command Secondary School, Orlu, Imo State.
27. Niger State Command Secondary School, Suleja, Niger state.
28. Nassarawa State 1 Command Science Secondary School, Lafia, Nassarawa State.
29. Nassarawa State 2 Command Science Secondary School, Agwada, Nassarawa.
30. Nassarawa State Command Science Technical Secondary School, Rinze-Akwanga, Nassarawa.
COMPREHENSIVE LIST OF COMMAND SCHOOLS
DAY SCHOOLS
1. Kaduna State Command Day Secondary School, Kaduna State.
2. Oyo State 1 Command Day Secondary School, Ibadan, Oyo State.
3. Oyo State 2 Command Day Secondary School,Mokola Ibadan Oyo State
4. Ondo State Command Day Secondary School, Owena Barracks, Akure, Ondo State
5. Osun State Command Day Secondary School, Ede, Osun State.
6. Ogun State Command Day Secondary School, Ijebu-Ode, Ogun State.
7. Plateau State Command Day Secondary School, Jos, Plateau State.
8. Lagos State 1 Command Day Secondary School, Ikeja, Lagos State.
9. Lagos State 2 Command Day Secondary School, Oshodi, Lagos State.
10. Lagos State 3 Command Day Secondary School, Ojo, Lagos State.
11. Enugu State Command Day Secondary School, Enugu, Enugu State.
12. Benue State Command Day Secondary School, Makurdi, Benue State.
13. Abuja, FCT Command Day Secondary School, Abuja, FCT.
14. Borno State Command Day Secondary School, Biu, Borno State.
15. Sokoto State Command Day Secondary School School, Giginya, Sokoto State.

Source available here.

For more information about any command school in Nigeria, Contact:

Comprehesive List of Air Force Secondary Schools in Nigeria

The Nigerian Air Force, NAF, established  Airforce Secondary Schools in Nigeria in the early 1970s. In her bid to provide quality continuous education to its personnel, Airforce Secondary Schools were established.

However, the NAF educational department was established in 1975 and was annexed under the Directorate of Administration. The department of education operated the schools until the implementation of the NAF Establishment from 1981 to 1985, when the Directorate of Education (DOEDN) was established on June 6, 1984.

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There are 13 Nigerian Air Force Comprehensive/Secondary/Girls’ Schools. They are listed below for your appreciation:

  1. Air Force Military School, Jos.
  2. Air Force Comprehensive School, Kaduna.
  3. Air Force Comprehensive School, Kano.
  4. Air Force Girls’ Comprehensive School, Jos.
  5. Air Force Comprehensive School, Yola.
  6. Air Force Comprehensive School, Uyo.
  7. Air Force Comprehensive School, Ibadan.
  8. Air Force Comprehensive School, Enugu.
  9. Air Force Girls’ Comprehensive School, Abuja.
  10. Air Force Secondary School, Ikeja.
  11. Air Force Secondary School, Makurdi.
  12. Air Force Secondary School, Port Harcourt.
  13. Air Force Secondary School, Shasha.

Nigerian Navy Secondary Schools

Navy Secondary Schools is a good place to be if you desire to get all the neceassary academic and physical training  needed start a military career.

In Nigeria, there are currently seven Nigerian Navy Secondary Schools (NNSS), and you can choose to attend any of the following:

  1. Nigerian Navy Secondary School, Okura-Olafia (NNSS Okura-Olafia)
  2. Nigerian Navy Secondary School, Ogbomosho (NNSS Ogbomoso)
  3. Nigerian Navy Secondary School, Imeri (NNSS Imeri)
  4. Nigerian Navy Secondary School, Calabar (NNSS Calabar)
  5. Nigerian Navy Secondary School, Port Harcourt (NNSS Port Harcourt)
  6. Nigerian Navy Secondary School, Abeokuta (NNSS Abeokuta)
  7. Nigerian Navy Secondary School, Ojo (NNSS Ojo)

For more information, Contact the Directorate of Naval Education at:

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