A banner doing adjusts via web-based media affirmed that the public authority was utilizing counterfeit call numbers to call Kenyans and later wipe clean their portable cash accounts.
Because of disappointment in your Huduma Number enlistment subtleties, we will close your line. Contact Huduma Center for revision.
"Try not to try and call them, don't attempt to give any data when you get that message. They may con our folks," the tricksters asserted.
A few government associations reacted to the trick invalidating its subtleties. They additionally asked the general population to be careful about people who demand their own distinguishing proof numbers (PINS)
"It has become obvious that residents are getting the connected message. In the event that you do get it, do not follow up on it and quickly report the sender number to your ISP. Be cautioned that it is fake...It isn't a message from Government. Be ready... Try not to be conned," the Ministry of ICT under CS Joe Mucheru cautioned.
"Benevolently dismiss the message. If it's not too much trouble, note that the authority contact number for Huduma Kenya is 0206900020," Huduma Kenya added.
The Ministry of Interior under CS Fred Interior further explained that the ID numbers are for nothing and clarified how one can get data from Huduma Kenya .
Matiang'is agenda expressed that all SMS notices from the government are sent from HUDUMANAMBA and not through a landline nor a cell phone number.
The Huduma number helpline as given by the public authority is 0800221111.
200,000 of the 2.4million huduma cards have been gathered up until this point.
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