The Nigerian Army has called on members of the public to ignore an advert purportedly seeking to enlist young Nigerians into the force.
This was contained in a statement issued by Major Nsima Essien, Assistant Director, Army Public Relations, Directorate of Army Recruitment, Resettlement and Reserve (DARRR), in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.
Essien, stated that the fake recruitment exercise was the handiwork of fraudsters.
He also warned aspiring Nigerian applicants against falling prey to the scam.
According to her, “The attention of the DARRR has been drawn to circulation of fake recruitment form for 2020/2021, obtained through the web link: http://recruitment.army.mil.ng.
“The website is purportedly seeking the enlistment of citizens into the Nigerian Army.
“The directorate wishes to inform the public that the recruitment form in circulation is fake, and the web link is not the official website of DARRR.
“DARRR recruitment portal has not been opened to applicants seeking to enlist for 80 regular intakes into the army.
“So the public is hereby requested to note that all information related to DARRR can be accessed through its official website: https://recruitment.army.mil.ng.
“To this end, this disclaimer, therefore, serves as timely notice for the public to beware of the scam.”