American Stacey Marie Parker Blake,
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Police dig into life of suspected Amazon scam mastermind

What you need to know:

  • Kenyans out to become instant millionaires fell for Amazon Web Worker Africa, a mobile app that lured them with the lie of making money after signing up and making deposits.
  • Clients were promised of Sh37 daily and Sh1500 monthly for every investment worth Sh300, and Sh11,700 daily and Sh351,000 monthly for investments worth Sh100,000.

An American suspect in the Amazon Web Worker Africa Ponzi scheme will be held for 10 more days as detectives dig into the fraud targeting Kenyans.  

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