A Scam Email with the Subject "IMMEDIATE PAYMENT FOR YOUR UNCLAIMED FUNDS." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 11 Aug 2010 06:11:12 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "Dr. Lamido Sanusi"<firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR CENTRAL BANK OF NIGERIA TINUBU SQUARE VICTORIA ISLAND LAGOS-NIGERIA ATTENTION: I am the newly appointed governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, My name is DR.SANUSI LAMIDO. You are hereby advised in your own interest to stop further contact/communication with the former Governor Prof. Chukwuma Charles Soludo and his deputy Dr Obadiah mailafia. He is no longer with central bank of Nigeria as his tenure has expired. Anybody doing business with him Or his deputy in the name of CBN or Government of Nigeria is doing that at his/her own risk. On assumption of office on the 21st of July 2009 I discovered that you are being owed the sum of US$15.7 million as unpaid contract/inheritance/lottery fund in Contractors Category [A] Record file. Therefore you are required to re-confirm your information for verification and immediate payment within 24hours. Your Full Name: ________________________________ Your Complete Address__________________________ Name of City of Residence:____________________ Country/Zip code:_________________________________ Direct Telephone Number:______________________ Mobile Number:________________________________ Marital Status/Age/Sex :__________________________ Fax Number:___________________________________ Occupation: ________________________________ Copy of your identification: _______________________ We shall not entertain impostors and you must proof that you are the rightful owner of this funds before final payment commences. Finally, you have the right to make choice between these three mode of payments. A) WIRE TRANSFER(BANK TO BANK) B) DIPLOMATIC CASH PAYMENT C) ATM CARD PAYMENT. Get back to me asap. Dr. Sanusi Lamido Executive Governor Phone Number:(+234-8068183261) CENTRAL BANK OF NIGERIA.