The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation says it has commenced recruitment of fresh graduates and experienced professionals .
The Group General Manager, Public Affair Division , NNPC , Ndu Ughamadu, was quoted by The Cable to have confirmed on Wednesday that the recruitment advert on its portal was genuine .
He said , “ The portal was opened today and I have received hundreds of inquiries whether it is correct or not, ” he said in a statement .
“ We are going to recruit people from different engineering fields, especially fresh graduates and equally in the administrative areas. ”
Ughamadu explained that the recruitment would be in three categories – fresh graduates , senior officers / supervisory cadre and managerial cadre .
He gave the recruitment portal address as https: /careers . nnpcgroup. com.
In November , the national oil company had denied ever maintaining a staff strength of 70, 000 in its history.
There have been previous incidents of widely circulated social media adverts about vacancies in the corporation which came out to be false .