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!
Uchenna Odike / Boni Paul / KAZIM LAWAL
This is an internet
scam! DO NOT
send these scammers money for any reason.
[ BEGIN SCAM E-MAIL ]
From: Mr.Uchenna Odike. <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: CONTACT WESTERN UNION FOR TRANSFERY OF YOUR FUNDS
Date: Wed, 23 Sep 2009 17:49:19 -0700 (PDT) (20:49 EDT)
THIS MESSAGE IS COMEING FROM THE DESK OF
OFFICE OF MR. KAZIM LAWAL
THE HAERD OF MINISTRY OF FINANCE
Attn: My Dear
we have arranged your payment of ($900.000.00) Nine hundred thousand
united state dollars that was in atm payment card into carsh and to be
sent to you through western union money transfer payment: Your payment
will sending to you by western union, the amount you will be receiveing
per day is $5,000
The ministry trust funds of Benin
Republic will send you the currently standards track details you need
to pick up your ($5,000) payment by western union office, you will be
receiveing every day till 180 days to you received your total sum of
$900.000.00 united state dollars, now no need to send you this atm card
because you can not be able to withdraw the atm card due to the atm
master card contain large money on it.the only fee you have to send to
them is $105 usd that they will use to obtain insurance transferand
claims of affidavite that will prove that the parcel that consist total
sum of $900.000.00 belong to you be rest assure that all other fees
have been paid by me.
The director administrtor trust funds
have already signed your payment, now you are free to comply with
wemaco payment office on this email:(
westernunionoffice01@inMail.sk ) however, kindly contact the
below person who is in position to release your payment by western
union per $5,000 per day.try and send them the fee of $105 usd
immediately to aneble them transferd your fund ok.
western union department
Oceanic Bank Benin,
Mobile: +229 98 37 39 68
E-mail: ( westernunionoffice01@inMail.sk )
financial western union payment canter has been mandated to issue out
your payment and you have to stop any further communication with any
other person(s) or office(s) to avoid any hitches in receiving your
Note that the administrator payment need this details from you to process your payment:
now because as soon as you sent this required details to Mr. Boni
Paul he will start sending your payment by western union or call
him o his line +229-98 37 39 68
[ END SCAM E-MAIL ]
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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