Example: On 22nd June 215, Ghana police reported Ghana job scam that offered fake recruitment letters to 500 young men and women.
Scammers will aim to gain your trust and friendship, and will then seek an opportunity to ask for assistance to pay for flights, medical bills etc.
Consumer Affairs regulators are urging consumers to stay vigilant online, particularly while engaging with international persons.
One of the most recent spots in the world right now for scams is Africa and specifically Ghana.
There are about 25 Government-based and Educational sites that report cases on different scams occurring in Ghana.
Although, most African singles looking for a date online are legitimate, it cannot be denied that numerous online dating scams originate in African nations such as Nigeria, Ghana or Ivory Coast suitable to the low per capital income, high rates of unemployment, high rates of corruption and hopeless policing in these areas.