PHOTOS: Sakawa Boy (Internet Scammer) Shows Off His Money
- Internet fraud locally known as ‘Sakawa’ is a practice which involves a combination of all kinds of online fraud tactics such as ‘419 scam’ to steal money from unsuspecting victims.
- It normally goes with African traditional ritual or ‘Juju’ to ‘fool’ the minds of their victims through incantation. It doesn’t really involve hacking.
- The practice which was originally from Nigeria (419 scams) is now popular in Ghana under the name sakawa.
- A young man from Ghana who goes by the name ‘Odi Dollars’ (He Spends Dollars) who has been in this business for a long time recently posted photos of his wealth accumulated from the lucrative business on his Facebook page. See the photos below;