dohealthcoronavirus.co.za is a fake domain registered just a week ago by the scammers.
The official Department of Health domain is http://www.health.gov.za
PLEASE DELETE THE EMAIL AND BLOCK THE SENDER.
DO NOT ENTERTAIN THE CONTENTS.
SCAMMERS ARE ONLY AFTER YOUR MONEY AND DO NOT EVEN GOOGLE FOR THE REQUESTED PRODUCT.
IT DOES NOT EXIST!!!
The National Department of Health has not made any request for such a disinfectant machine.
There is no such request on the eTenders website. This is where every government procurement request is listed and no emails are sent for such supplies.
As a matter of fact, The National Treasury is handling all government related COVID 19 supplies requests.
PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING:
MEDIA STATEMENT CALL TO SUPPLIERS
Due to the shortage of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to curb the spread of COVID-19, the National Treasury in support of the Department of Trade, Industry, and Competition (DTIC) calls on all compliant, particularly local, suppliers providing commodities listed below to direct their offers to the PMO set up for this purpose. The submissions will be assessed by the support team responsible for coordinating the process, exclusively for the identified commodities.
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) descriptions: (Items 11, 12 and 13 were erroneously omitted in the previous communication.)
Detailed information should be provided for the above items and submitted directly to the email
The submission should include the following information:
National Treasury continues to advise suppliers to be vigilant during this time and not submit their information to would-be scammers. Suppliers are advised to always first verify with relevant departments before supplying any goods.
The submission through this process does not in any manner or form waive the requirements for compliance outlined in the Central Supplier Database (CSD).
Enquiries: Communications Unit Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: (012) 315 5046
Issued by National Treasury Date: 08 April 2020
The following picture is the so called "Disinfectant Machine" as attached by the scammers.
It is actually a FRV FOOD 15 is an innovative patented machine which provides a new system for a complete cleaning and sanitising in food processing areas, such as: supermarkets, food factories, industrial kitchens.
Foamtec15 is the smallest model in the range of machines working with Santoemma patented Foamtec system. This machine allows to completely clean and sanitize public restrooms by spraying foam, rinsing and vacuuming. Foamtec15 is indicated for small places.
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