The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission has disowned a message circulating about purported ongoing recruitment by the commission .
NERC in a notice posted on its website , said the perpetrators of the recruitment scam demanded employment processing fees from unsuspecting members of the public .
“ The commission is not recruiting either directly or through any proxy for any position , “ NERC said in the notice , obtained by the News Agency of Nigeria in Abuja on Monday .
“According to the notice , the commission shall comply with due process for conducting recruitment into the public service when a decision is made to commence recruitment . ’’
This , the commission said would be done via advertising all available positions formally .
It advised the public to be vigilant and avoid falling prey to unscrupulous and fraudulent persons that intend to defraud unsuspecting applicants.
“ It urged members of the public to visit the commission ’ s website (www . nerc . gov. ng ) for accurate and reliable information on its activities .
It said in the event of recruitment , the commission do not charge any employment processing fees from prospective applicants.