NDLEA alerts public on activities of job scammers, blackmailers

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, has again alerted the public on the activities of some scammers taking advantage of the recent employment screening exercise to demand payments from shortlisted candidates for narcotic officers and narcotic assistants before they could be employed.

The Agency had on 12th May and 6th June, 2021 notified the public and job seekers to be wary of messages from persons claiming to be acting on behalf of NDLEA or its officials demanding payments for employment.

While NDLEA is presently investigating at least three telephone/bank account numbers linked to members of the job scam syndicate, reiterated that the Agency is not recruiting into any cadre of its workforce.

However note that any pretence by professional scammers to extort money from anyone especially those who recently participated in the screening exercise should be ignored and their details reported through the agency social media handles direct message.

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