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Nigeria And South Africa Make List Of Nations Most Affected By Internet Fraud, See Their Positions

Despite Nigeria's sluggish advancement in technology and ICT, they were listed among the nations with the most internet fraud cases along with South Africa and the United Kingdom, and more.

Just recently, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) released the list of countries with the most internet fraud cases based on the number of reports and cases that have emerged from that region over the year. According to the state-specific statistics that can be found in 2020 internet crime reports and the accompanying 2020 state records, includes information from 791,790 complaints of suspected internet scandals, it outweighed 2019 reports with 300,000. The report losses, however, exceeded $4.2billion

Nigeria and South Africa were listed among the 'worst' 20. South Africa was rated 6th with 1,754 victims. Nigeria was rated 16th with 443 victims.

The top 20 counties with the worst interest fraud by the FBI.

1. United Kingdom

2. Canada

3. India

4. Greece

5. Australia

6. South Africa.

7. France

8. Germany

9. Mexico

10. Belgium

11. Brazil

12. Philippine

13. Italy

14. Spain

15. Netherland

16. Nigeria

17. Pakistan

18. China

19. Colombia

20. Hong Kong

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