The Oyo state’s Community and Social Development Agency (CSDA) has dissociated itself from an online portal concerning its ongoing recruitment of staff.
The agency called has on unsuspecting members of the public, especially prospective applicants, to beware of conmen who are seeking opportunities to defraud.
In a statement issued in Ibadan, regarding the growing trend of job racketeering in the state, the Board Chairman, Babatunde Eesuola said the Oyo State government established the CSDA through the State Act of Parliament in 2008 with the responsibility of implementing the World Bank Assisted Community and Social Development Project (CSDP) in the interest of the people.
Babatunde Eesuola explained that all applications from qualified candidates from the state’s public service or private sector to fill the published vacancies, will be submitted to the Office of the Chairman of the Agency at 18, Osuntokun Bodija Ibadan, not through any online link and at no cost.
He described the online recruitment link as fake and fraudulent, advising applicants not to have anything to do with those behind the initiative.
He urged those behind the link to desist adding that government will not hesitate to arrest and prosecute culprits.