Federal Fire Service

...saving lives and property

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...saving lives and property

Federal Fire Service

...saving lives and property

Recruitment into the Federal Fire Service

The Civil Defence, Fire, Immigration and Prisons Services Board (CDFIPB) is inviting applications from suitably qualified candidates for full time appointments to fill existing vacancies in the following positions in the Federal Fire Service (FFS).

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Our Vision

To produce Firefighters proficient in the prevention and mitigation of fire and other emergencies.


Federal Fire Service as first responder is availble 24hours 7days in a week to respond to distress calls from citizens.


We are providing professional development for the fire and rescue services in the Country.


The National Fire Academy in affiliation with Nigeria Defence Academy is providing post graduate studies.


30+ Fire Sations, 400+ Distress Alerts received and 75+ Fire Engines.

Meet the Controller General

Anebi Joseph Garba was born in Abo Otukpa in Ogbadibo Local Government Area of Benue State. He has held different positions from Federal Ministry of works and housing to Federal Fire Service before being appointed the Controller General in December 2014. He is currently running a Doctorate programme. He is also a fellow and member of different professional bodies both in Nigeria and abroad and a recipient of different honours..

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The Federal Fire Service under the leadership of the Controller General is being repositioned for effective service delivery.

Saving Lives and Property.

Federal Fire Service is reducing fire outbreak through training of firefighters and deployment of new firefighting equipments and public enlightenment accross the country.

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Get latest News happening in the Federal Fire Service

August 2012

National Fire Data Repository Commissioning

The Federal Fire Service launched the NFDR Project which comprises of Emergency Applications, Fake Fire Extinguisher Control.

13 Feb 2017

Commissioning of Fire Fighting Trucks

The Federal Fire Service has commissioned new fire engine trucks to reduce response time in emergency thereby saving lives and property.

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