IN SHORT: Jobs at Nigeria’s energy company NNPC are coveted. But the state-owned company has warned the public that it is not recruiting, as several similarly worded posts and blogs have claimed.
The so-called guidelines claim to provide answers to questions about working for the NNPC, and urge users to “stay away from sites that may charge beyond or below the stated fee or claim otherwise”.
Fake news, NNPC says
In a post on X titled “Fake News Alert” and dated 25 September 2023, the NNPC said it was not recruiting.
“Whenever recruitment is conducted, it will be announced on our website and official social media handles,” it said.
The posts on social media may lead to users being defrauded.
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