Christopher Williams, romance scammer from Ghana was arrested for having scammed two women of 300000 Euros.He manipulated both the victims into believing that he genuinely wanted to marry them and move to UK.
One of the most recent spots in the world right now for scams is Africa and specifically Ghana.
The online web is full of "offers" from African cities and other countries; just make sure your e-mail Inbox is clean and secure.
The victims lost all their life savings and also ended up in taking loans, believing the fraudster.
A 43 year old man met a scammer on a dating website and started believing in a fake relationship that started from there on.
Ghana scammers adopt a wise and different technique in order to obtain the victims bank details.
They claim to be lawyers overseas, and send you emails stating that a person sharing your family name has died and has left behind lump sum money which will be going to the government if no nominees or relatives are found.
Many in world who are unknown to such scams fall prey to it.
Phishing is a technique employed by spammers and hackers to gather web user's personal information to steal their identities and then their money or benefits. Phishing emails that are suspected to be from Ghana are mainly mails of ecommerce websites that send away phishing emails to vast number of users.
Another type of scam that is trending in the list of Ghana scam is the "job scam".