Alert on Sophisticated Impersonation Scam Targeting Education Sector

November 1, 2023

The Consumer Council of Fiji warns of a sophisticated impersonation scam targeting the education sector. Scammers exploit trust and urge financial transfers. CEO Seema Shandil advises vigilance, as the scam may extend to the general public. Scammers infiltrate Viber accounts of educators, requesting funds via M-PAiSA accounts, causing financial distress.