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Flag of the Rogue State of GhanaScammers Want To Learn But We Won’t Let Them

As some of you know, it is important not to give the scammers information they can use.

This means, when you find a scammerScammer A Scammer or Fraudster is someone that engages in deception to obtain money or achieve another objective. They are criminals that attempt to deceive a victim into sending more or performing some other activity that benefits the scammer., don’t admit you know, because it just helps them become better scammers.  They will learn from their mistakes, and perfect their craft.  Silence is the best way to keep them in the dark, while you are reporting on them here.

However, unfortunately, other anti-scammer sites do not blockBlock Blocking is a technical action usually on social media or messaging platforms that restricts or bans another profile from seeing or communicating with your profile. To block someone on social media, you can usually go to their profile and select it from a list of options - often labeled or identified with three dots ••• them from visiting their websites.  This means that everything published on the other ant-scamScam A Scam is a confidence trick - a crime -  is an attempt to defraud a person or group after first gaining their trust through deception. Scams or confidence tricks exploit victims using their credulity, naïveté, compassion, vanity, irresponsibility, or greed and exploiting that. Researchers have defined confidence tricks as "a distinctive species of fraudulent conduct ... intending to further voluntary exchanges that are not mutually beneficial", as they "benefit con operators ('con men' - criminals) at the expense of their victims (the 'marks')". A scam is a crime even if no money was lost. website only helps the scammer improve the scamming techniques.  We use the other site owners to act responsibly, and block all of Africa, Russia, China, and Asia from accessing their sites, as we do on this one.

Here is a list of the scammers WE BLOCK and how aggressively they want access to what we know and publish.  This is from the last 30 days.  Countries highlighted in YELLOW are Africa.

Country

# of blocked attempts

China

4489

Ukraine

1377

Russian Federation

702

Ghana

585

Nigeria

304

Turkey

293

Philippines

281

Iran, Islamic Republic of

271
Indonesia 223
Malaysia 120
Cote D’Ivoire 106
Pakistan 87
Benin 58
Hong Kong 51
Senegal 51
Algeria 44
Cameroon 33
Ethio