The interview for applicants for the Kwara State Internal Revenue
Service, (KW-IRS), Area offices job, commences on Monday, the 31st of
May, 2021, in Ilorin, the State capital.
It would be recalled that notice of recruitment of Revenue Officers into
11 Area Offices of the Service, (Baruten, Edu, Ekiti, Ifelodun,
Irepodun, Isin, Offa, Oke-Ero, Oyun, and Patigi Local Government Areas)
was published on the 9th of April, 2021 and interested applicants were
requested to put in their applications online between the 12th and 16th
of April, 2021.
A total of 12,056 (Twelve Thousand, and Fifty Six) applications were
received within the period the application portal was opened, with
gender distribution of 63% and 37% males and females respectively. 1,663
applicants were shortlisted for the Computer Based Test (CBT) but only
1,315 sat for the test.
A key factor in the shortlisting process was the matching of current
place of residency as stated by each applicant to the preferred Area
Office indicated by each applicant.
Considering the average performance of the candidates that sat for the
CBT therefore, the Management of KW-IRS, has set the cut-off mark for
invitation to interview at 50% performance for candidates of Area
offices in Kwara South and 40% for candidates of Area offices in Kwara
All candidates within the cut-off criteria as stated above shall be
invited for interview, starting from the 31st of May, 2021 and
thereafter, placement into the preferred locations.
Candidates to be invited for the interview are expected to come along
with original copies of their certificates for sighting and
verification, curriculum vitae and means of identification.
Please be reminded that all Covid-19 protocols shall be adequately
Corporate Affairs Department, KW-IRS
28th May, 2021