A Facebook page claims there is “mass recruitment” at the US Agency for International Development (USAid) in Kenya, with “3,200+ jobs available”.
“We are seeking to expand our regional offices and branches all over the 47 counties in Kenya,” the form says.
“Those who will be shortlisted for jobs will be paid KSh 2,500 per day and those in hardship areas will get KSh 3,500 per day to be paid every day in the evening.”
But there’s a catch. “All first time applicants must pay a registration fee of Ksh. 450.”
Clues the ad is fake
Africa Check has previously debunked a similar version of this USAid job scam.
And USAid Kenya has repeatedly said that it does not ask for money when people apply for jobs.
‘Beware of fraud’
“#Beware of fraud! USAID is not advertising over 3,000 job vacancies. This is a scam. Do not be a victim,” it warns on its Facebook page.
It also clarifies that it does not have offices in all of Kenya’s 47 counties. – Dancan Bwire
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