This email with the subject "The Global Economic Recovery Program (GERP)..." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 25 Jul 2010 21:34:51 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "EOWAS COMMISSION."<firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
The Global Economic Recovery Program (GERP)
USA & Economic Community of west ЁC
Republic Du Benin unit
You're a Recipient of The Global Economic Recovery program
Your name has been found in the Central Computer among the list of unpaid foreign recipients dating back to the year 2006 in republic of Benin and other West African countries.
Thereby the U.S.A initiated and sponsoring the (PROGRAM) Global Economic Recovery Program of USA government in conjuction with the Economic Community Of West African States's governments has allocated an initial expense payment of $1.500,000.00 to 36 recipients,and you are among those recipients short listed to receive the expense payment of $1.500,000.00 between today been 1st Jul and the 30th of Jul 2010.
Your payment of $1.5 Million has been allocated to be paid to you either through wire transfer, cheque or western union money transfer.You are to note that if you want your payment through western union you will be paying $10,000 daily on all days except Saturday and Sunday until the principal amount is completely paid you.
You will have to provide an identification of yourself and obtain the claim before the 30th of Jul 2010
It is very important you state specifically how you would want to receive the $1.5 Million and provide details to the financial assistant with this email: ( email@example.com )
Treasurery Assistant Global Economic Recovery