Out of curiosity, users tend to click on the link and enter information about them.Scammers use this information to steal bank details, passwords and identity.
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.
Several documents on internet fraud, dating scam, inheritance scam and other types of scam existing in Ghana are listed.
There are about 25 Government-based and Educational sites that report cases on different scams occurring in Ghana.
Scammers from Ghana use all types of phishing techniques in order to make a scam operation successful.
Example: On 22nd June 215, Ghana police reported Ghana job scam that offered fake recruitment letters to 500 young men and women.
One of the most recent spots in the world right now for scams is Africa and specifically Ghana.