Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419


From: "OKOGU SR" <>

This email with the subject "EMAIL CONFIRMATION REQUIRED." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 08 Jul 2010 08:49:21 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

The sender was "OKOGU SR" <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Attached Message


I am Dr. Okogu Bright  the Director General of the Federal Ministry of Finance, This is to inform 
you that because of the inability of the Central Bank of Nigeria under the auspices of Retired 
Governors  which includes Charles Soludo, James Ovia, Dr. Ernest Ebi and ex-Finance Minister Dr. 
Mrs. Ngozi Okonjo Iweala etc to handle your funds release; we have therefore under the new Governor 
Dr. Sanusi Lamido recommended your payment release by our EXPRESS CASH PAYMENT through a special 
arrangement directly to your account or delivery within your province. 

Confirmation of the info below is speedily required:


You must email copy of your  ID/Driver's license/passport as proof of authenticity as regards to 
your pending claim of the fund within 72 hours from now. Furthermore kindly indicate your interest 
to receive EXPRESS CASH PAYMENT through your Bank Account/delivery within the Scandinavian province.

Finally you will agree with me that EXPRESS CASH PAYMENT will exonerate you from rigorous banking 
bottlenecks that have pervaded the smooth wire transfer to your bank ever since. 
Get back to me as soon as you receive this message for elaborate directives.

Yours faithfully,
Dr. Bright Okogu Sr,
Central Bank of Nigeria.