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Fraudulent activity

There are a number of scams perpetrated in the late Nelson Mandela’s name, or in the name of one of his charity organisations.

These scams undermine the legacy of Nelson Mandela as well as the continued work of his charities.

Below are scams that have been brought to the Centre's attention.

If you are aware of any scams being perpetrated, please contact us on nmf@nelsonmandela.org.


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Nelson Mandela Free Loan Foundation scam

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Poorly worded email scam doing the rounds

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Be advised: Mandela Awards scam

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$1-million donor beneficiary scam

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Email scam: "DEAR ACCOUNT HOLDER."

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Foundation warns of email scam

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Foundation warns public of text message scam

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Fraudulent email scam uncovered

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Alert: latest scam circulated via e-mail

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Donor scam currently circulating via email

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Mandela airtime scam on Twitter

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Beware of scam in poorly worded email

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Nelson Mandela Trust Foundation email scam

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New scams sent via SMS

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Public scam warning

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New scam comes via text

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Nelson Mandela charity scam

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The facebook scam

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The Harmony Gold Mining Award scam

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Nelson Mandela Foundation uncovers new email scam

The scammer states that he has recently been appointed as the director general of First…
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The office of Nelson Mandela Charity Organisation scam

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Nelson Mandela Foundation charity scam

The Nelson Mandela Foundation has learnt of an email scam that is currently doing the…
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Nelson Mandela AIDS Day Concert scam

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The Nelson Mandela Foundation, United Nations and William J. Clinton Foundation scam

The Nelson Mandela Foundation would like to warn the public about an email scam currently…
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New Nelson Mandela Foundation/FIFA scam

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2010 FIFA World Cup Award scam

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Foundation alerts public to another scam

The Nelson Mandela Foundation would like to alert the public to another scam that claims…
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Nelson Mandela Foundation lottery scam

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90th Birthday Promotion scam

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Foundation warns public of email scam

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Nelson Mandela Foundation warns of scam

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