The Ministry of International Relations and Cooperation and the European Union Delegation to the Republic of Namibia have reiterated their warning to the public of a scam message circulating under the name of Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah. The fake message posted on social media platforms and sent via emails, invites the public to apply for financial assistance through the European Development Fund by forwarding their personal details, together with an Eight Digit Reference Number, purportedly to benefit from an “International Funding Grants for Small Business Development” projects, but no such scheme exists. The two bodies have urged members of the public to be alert and protect themselves from becoming victims of opportunists.