Alarm sounds on fraudulent recruitment portal
Alarm sounds on fraudulent recruitment portal

Alarm sounds on fraudulent recruitment portal

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The Ministry of Information has made the public aware of the activities of a fake Protocol 2021 e-recruitment portal allegedly from the public relations department of the Ghana Armed Forces Headquarters.

The fake portal is circulating on social media platforms like WhatsApp inviting Ghanaians to apply for security and other allied services.

“Investigations have shown that an MTN number 0246300052 registered under the name” Thomas Oppong “was attached to make it easier for interested applicants to contact us,” said a statement from the Ministry of Information.

“The account was also found to collect funds as processing fees from interested individuals.

“The general public is hereby recommended to take note of this fake e-recruiting portal in order not to become a victim of such a fraudulent act.”

Read the entire statement below;

RECRUITMENT PORTAL FOR FAKE MINUTES

The public is made aware of a fake e-recruitment portal with the 2021 protocol, which purports to come from the public relations department of the General Headquarters of the Ghanaian Armed Forces and from Vice Admiral Seth “Amoano”, Chief of Defense Staff (CDS).

Said e-recruitment portal is circulating on social media platforms, especially WhatsApp, inviting Ghanaians to apply for the following security and other related services;

Ghanaian Armed Forces

Ghana Police Service

Ghanaian Immigration Service

Ghanaian National Fire Brigade

Ghanaian prison service

Ghanaian tax authority

Ghana Ambulance Service

Investigations have shown that an MTN number 0246300052 registered under the name “Thomas Oppong” has been added to make it easier for interested applicants to contact us. The account was also found to collect funds as processing fees from interested individuals.

The public is hereby recommended to take note of this fake e-recruiting portal in order not to fall victim to such fraudulent acts.
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MUNIRA KARIM
PRESS SPEAKER

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