Municipality quotation scam

2014-08-18 00:00

THE Imbabazane Municipality has warned businesses to beware of fraudsters asking for quotations and making orders in the municipality’s name.

Municipal manager Mpumelelo Mkhatshwa said he had received several complaints about the scam. Scammers send requests for quotations on an Imbabazane Municipality letterhead. Upon responding, the business is sent a forged purchase order with the municipality logo pasted on it. Mkhatshwa advised businesses who receive an e-mailed request for a quotation to call the municipality at 036 353 0691. Alternatively, e-mail — WR.

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