This is just one type of the thousands
of scam e-mail variants
sent out each day by 419 scammers. If you've received an e-mail even
remotely similar to the scam published here or if you have
arrived at this page via an internet search resulting from an e-mail
that you received, YOU
HAVE RECEIVED A SCAM E-MAIL!
DR. ANTOINETTE MONSIO SAYEH
This is an internet
send these scammers your real personal information, money or anything else of value for any reason.
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From: "International Monetary Fund (IMF)"<firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: URGENT FUND RECOVERY
Date: Sat, 24 Dec 2011 06:32:26 -0800
X-Mailer: Microsoft Outlook Express 6.00.2600.0000
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Investigation Bureau, Africa.
Attn: Dear Beneficiary,
Following the protest of The World Bank and we the International
Monetary Fund (IMF) investigation bureau AFRICA, in conjunction with
some other relevant Investigation Agencies here in the Africa and
Nigerian government, have recently been informed through our Global
intelligence monitoring network that you presently having transaction
going on with Banks in Africa (CBN) and others as regards to Your
over-due contract /Lottery payment which was fully endorsed in your
We where also told that the only problem transferring the money to you
right now is that some unscrupulous element are using this project as
an avenue to scam innocent people off their hard earned money by
impersonating the Executive Bank Staffs and the senior Bank
officials and other banks as the case may be.
We were also made to understand that a lady with name Mrs. Chase
L. Sharon from -USA has already contacted Skye-Bank Plc and also
presented to them all the necessary documentations evidencing your
claim purported to have been signed personally by you prior to the
release of your contract / Lottery fund valued at about US$8,300,000.00
(Eight Million three hundred thousand United States Dollars.),but the
SKYE-BANK PLC did the wise thing by insisting on hearing from you
personally before they go ahead on wiring your fund to the Bank
information which was forwarded to them by the above named Lady and
that was the main reason why they contacted us (IMF) investigation
Department so as to assist them in making the investigations.
You are to reconfirm if you actually sent her. Should in case you are
already dealing with anybody or office claiming to be from the BANKS OR
ANY FINANCIAL UNIT, you are therefore advised to STOP further contact
with them in your best interest and then contact the real office of the
SKYE-BANK PLC Remittance dept immediately only with the below
NAME: JOHNSON ALBRIGHT
Tell/Fax: 234 1 472 8594
Do contact me below as soon as you contact the bank so as to follow up
with your payment case and also to investigate related matters.
Dr. Antoinette Monsio Sayeh
(IMF) Director Africa : CC
Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF),
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DR. ANTOINETTE MONSIO SAYEH
It's important to note that
any real people and / or legitimate
organizations whose actual names or other details appear in
these scam e-mails have absolutely no
with this scam!
Scammers never use their real
They frequently take on the identity of real people to help make themselves and their scam appear legitimate.
This is just a small sampling of the
many hundreds of advance fee fraud e-mails received each day here at
headquarters. It is 100% pure B.S. Purity Guaranteed!
There are many different types of 419 scam (examples)
but they all promise you something (fortune, job with salary /
low-interest loan, lottery prize,
bargain gold dust / diamonds,
work visa, etc.) in return
for a small 'fee' or some kind of remittance. Of course, there is no
fortune, no job, no loan, no prize to be had. It's just a ploy to get
willingly send them money.
If you receive one of these scam mails, simply delete it as you would any other spam mails.
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