The Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) has alerted the public to a fraudulent online recruitment portal, saying the corporation is not recruiting at the moment.
Spokesman of the corporation, Mr. Yakub Mahmood, in a statement, said the NRC is currently not recruiting and said the fake portal was intended to swindle unsuspecting members of the public.
He said, “The attention of the board and management of the NRC has been drawn to an online recruitment portal purportedly advertising recruitment exercises by the NRC which is circulating widely on various social media platforms inviting the general particularly job seekers to apply for employment at NRC.
“The general public is hereby invited to note that the advert is completely unfounded.
“NRC hereby refutes that fictitious publication designed and orchestrated by scammers and fraudsters to defraud unsuspecting applicants, as there is no recruitment exercise in NRC at the moment.
“Therefore, NRC advises the general public, especially prospective applicants to disregard the fake news on NRC recruitment exercise.”