The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has disowned a fake quiz competition, describing it as a scam.
The completion which was trending online on Tuesday claimed to celebrate NNPC 50th anniversary.
Garba Deen Muhammad Group General Manager Group Public Affairs Division of the NNPC made the scam alert known in a statement on Tuesday.
“In the purported quiz contest, unsuspecting participants are encouraged to answer four questions on their knowledge of the Corporation, with the eventual winner standing the chance of winning some cash reward of up to N30,000.
“The NNPC wishes to state categorically that it has nothing to do with the purported 50th anniversary quiz contest,” NNPC wrote.