The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), has urged Nigerians to disregard ploys by fraudsterto defraud them of their funds, saying it is not recruiting at the moment.

The spokesperson of the corporation, Garba Seen Muhammad disclosed this in a statement.

“This is to inform the public that the information circulating in the Social Media that the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) is conducting a recruitment exercise IS NOT TRUE and the public should disregard it in its entirety.

“Whenever NNPC decides to conduct a recruitment exercise, it will announce this to the public through authentic public communication channels, including the NNPC’s website. (

” Once again the NNPC is not recruiting,” he said.