West African Scams & Scammers

SCARS™ Law Enforcement: EFCC Arrests 89 ‘Yahoo-Boys’ in Ibadan Nigeria Night Club

SCARS™ Law Enforcement: EFCC Arrests 89 ‘Yahoo-Boys’ in Ibadan Nigeria Night Club The Ibadan zonal office of the Nigerian Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested 89 suspected internet fraudsters at the popular Club 360 located on the Akala Expressway, Oluyole Extension in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital of Nigeria. This is the EFCC's second-largest raid (after the 99 that were arrested at one time in 2019.) In preparation for the late-night operation which [...]

SCARS™ Special Report: Ghana Scam Revelation [Videos]

SCARS™ Special Report: Ghana Scam Revelation [Videos] According To Ben Asamoah, The Director Of The New Film “Sakawa” About Scamming In Ghana, Nearly Half Of All Young People In Ghana That Have Access To The Internet Are Involved In Romance Scams. GHANA SCAMMING LEVELS MUCH WORSE THAN PREVIOUSLY THOUGHT In The Last Two Years, The Appearance Of Scamming In Ghana Was At Significant Odds With Analysis Coming From The U.S. & British Governments, And Ghana's [...]

SCARS™ Scammer Gallery: Yahoo Boy’s Cars Seized By The EFCC Nigeria

SCARS™ Scammer Gallery: Yahoo Boy's Cars Seized By The EFCC Nigeria Thousands Of Cars Are Being Seized By The EFCC (Economic & Financial Crimes Commission) Of Nigeria These scammer owned vehicles are taken during their raids of Yahoo Boy hideouts along with other property and assets. Of course, they were purchased with the stolen money from their victims. In an ironic twist, this has turned the EFCC into a major car dealer auctioning off these [...]

SCARS™ Scammer Methods: The Love Story – A Scammer’s Primer – Part 5

SCARS™ Scammer Methods: The Love Story - A Scammer's Primer - Part 5 Scammers Have A Variety Of Guides They Follow To Learn And Expand Their Knowledge Of Scamming After the early stages of the process, the scammers step up the storytelling and manipulation. This phase is about cementing the feelings and the idea of a relationship. After their initial phase, they step up the storytelling process to both further create vulnerabilities and begin to [...]

SCARS™ Scammer Methods: The Distance – A Scammer’s Primer – Part 4

SCARS™ Scammer Methods: The Distance - A Scammer's Primer - Part 4 Scammers Have A Variety Of Guides They Follow To Learn And Expand Their Knowledge Of Scamming After the early stages of the process the scammers step up the storytelling and manipulation. This phase is about cementing the feelings and the idea of a relationship. After their initial phase, they step up the storytelling process to both further create vulnerabilities and begin to maintain [...]

SCARS™ Scammer Methods: The Steps – A Scammer’s Primer – Part 3

SCARS™ Scammer Methods: The Steps - A Scammer's Primer - Part 3 Scammers Have A Variety Of Guides They Follow To Learn And Expand Their Knowledge Of Scamming After the "getting to know you" process the scammers step up the storytelling. After their initial hello and a thousand question, they begin the storytelling process to both learn more about the victims and to further create vulnerabilities. This is where their manipulation techniques begin to dominate [...]

SCARS™ Scammer Methods: The Questions – A Scammer’s Primer – Part 2

SCARS™ Scammer Methods: The Questions - A Scammer's Primer - Part 2 Scammers Have A Variety Of Guides They Follow To Learn And Expand Their Knowledge Of Scamming They use these guides to learn how to engage their victims and create moments to deploy hooks to begin the capture process. After their initial hello, they begin an interrogation process to both learn about the victims and to create vulnerabilities. They are then better able to [...]

SCARS™ Scammer Methods: The Introduction – A Scammer’s Primer- Part 1

SCARS™ Scammer Methods: The Introduction - A Scammer's Primer - Part 1 Scammers Have A Variety Of Guides They Follow To Learn And Expand Their Knowledge Of Scamming They use these guides to learn their manipulation techniques and how to dominate their victims. In this series, we will be presenting excerpts from such scammer guides to help you recognize common styles and patterns that scammer use on their victims. From One Of Their Guides - [...]

SCARS™ Scam News: Nigerian Scammer Freed By City Of Chicago Illinois!

SCARS™ Scam News: Nigerian Scammer Freed By City Of Chicago Illinois! NIGERIAN SCAMMER CAPTURED IN THE U.S. AND LET GO BY THE CITY OF CHICAGO BECAUSE THEY DON'T LIKE THE PRESIDENT. Sanctuary City of Chicago Freed Nigerian Illegal Alien Scammer Accused of Stealing $22K THIS IS TRULY OUTRAGEOUS! Vincent Izuchukwu Ezeocha, a 27-year-old illegal alien from Nigeria The sanctuary city of Chicago, Illinois, released an illegal alien scammer into the public despite being [...]

SCARS™ Scam News: Massive EFCC Arrest Of 94 Yahoo Yahoo Boys At Their Party

SCARS™ Scam News: Massive EFCC Arrest Of 94 Yahoo Yahoo Boys At Their Party 94 Yahoo Yahoo Boys Arrested By EFCC In Osogbo, Nigeria Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibadan zonal office, on Monday, October 14, 2019, raided a night club in Osogbo notorious for hosting parties for suspected internet fraudsters. The raid led to the arrest of 94 suspects and confiscation of 19 exotic cars, laptops, scores of sophisticated mobile [...]

SCARS™ Insight: Living In Denial – A Case In Point [VIDEOS]

SCARS™ Insight: Living In Denial - A Case In Point [VIDEOS] Sadly, A Substantial Number Of Scam Victims Simply Cannot Accept That They Were Scammed Over and over they have sent money to fake identities invented by scammers, but the compulsion to believe is so strong that they are incapable of accepting the truth. Unfortunately, short of hospitalization in a mental health facility, there is little that family and friends can do to convince them. [...]