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Info on the number +27655965951

Telephone number +27655965951 is a number from South Africa.

Number portability may mean that this number is no longer used as a number, be assigned to a different provider or be being operated from a different location (even overseas in the case of VoIP numbers). If the number is being used to call you then it is also possible that the number is being spoofed and does not actually belong to the person using it.

Here is some general information about the number.

Country Code: 27
Country Name: South Africa
Validity: The number is the correct length for a South African phone number.

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This number is recorded in our database for the following scams:

15th September 2023 - Advance Fee Fraud Scam

On 15th September 2023, telephone number +27655965951 was reported as being used by scammers to pretend to be Sylvester Takaza using email address as part of an Advance Fee Fraud Scam.

In Advance Fee Fraud Scams, the scammer will offer you something of high value (a large sum of money or gold for example) and all you have to do is pay a "small" fee. What the scammer is offering you does not actually exist and the scammer will come up with fee after fee that needs to be paid by the victims, until he either runs out of money or realises that he has been scammed. The scammer will often pretend to be real people or companies, use fake websites and introduce various characters, all with the aim of convincing the victim that what is being offered to him is real.

Here is the email that the scammer sent to his victims.
Hello Dear,

I am Sylvester Takaza a Senior Accountant with the ESKOM Limited in the Republic of South Africa. We are a power utility company based in South Africa.

I need a good partner like you that I can trust to actualize this GOOD venture, there is an Over invoiced related TENDER Contract Sum (US$25 Million Dollars) and it is 100% Legal and the process is quite simple. Let state right here that you will be required at some point to visit South Africa for the signing of the relevant document and I shall be with you every step of the way to ensure a smooth facilitation of the entire procedure.

My plan is to move this money out of South Africa and Wire it directly into your own oversea Account and I am willing to compensate you with 25% after the transfer has been completed.

NB: Respond to this letter for more details regarding to this deal.
Email: (

Tel: +27-65-596-5951.

Kind regards,
Sylvester Takaza.

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This number could also be written in the following formats

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01027655965951 27 65 596 5951 27 (65) 596 5951 +27 65 596 5951 +27 (65) 596 5951
0027 65 596 5951 0027 (65) 596 5951 01127 65 596 5951 01127 (65) 596 5951 001127 65 596 5951
001127 (65) 596 5951 01027 65 596 5951 01027 (65) 596 5951