# The Emfuleni local municipality in Gauteng has issued a warning to residents about an ongoing employment scam. Scammers are exploiting the municipality’s name, using SMS texts and social media to attract job seekers with fraudulent offers. The municipality has clarified that it does not request money for any recruitment purposes, including the administration and processing of forms. Job seekers are urged to exercise caution and verify any job offers to prevent falling victim to the scam. Residents are asked to be vigilant and report any suspicious communication of this deceptive scheme.
Emfuleni municipality issues warning on job scam targeting residents