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(Gianluigi Guercia, AFP)
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Johannesburg - Power utility Eskom has issued a warning to the public to be aware of a recruitment scam.

"The fraudsters pretend to be recruiters for Eskom and solicit R1 500 from job seekers in order to secure employment," Eskom said in a statement.

"Once payment is received by these 'recruiters', would-be employees are then directed to report to the main security entrance gate or reception area at an Eskom building, only to find there are no vacancies or jobs and the supposed agent has also disappeared."

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