Imbewu: The Seed actress Brenda Mhlongo has become the latest celebrity to fall victim to hackers after scammers have been using her name and photo to trick people.Brenda Mhlongo’s life in danger
On Monday, she wrote on Facebook that she had an unexpected visitor at work who told security guards he’d been communicating with her, but she had no idea who he was.Brenda Mhlongo’s life in danger
“I don’t know what to do anymore, running out of options.”
Her Facebook friends advised her to report it.
Evangelist Dimakatso Maphothoma wrote: “Open a case and leave it to the police.”
Dudu Gcabashe-Khuzwayo said: “No, this is getting out of hand.
You need to report this ku SAPS.”
Brenda said she was on set when a guard told her an unknown man was waiting for her at the gate.
“Apparently the scammer told this guy I’m a forex trader and he had money to invest for him. Fortunately, the guard had the guy’s phone. He showed me the messages. I asked the guard to tell him he was being scammed and went back to my work. I am hurt.”
Brenda told Daily Sun she hadn’t opened a case yet.