A Scam Email with the Subject "EURO AFRO AMERICA LOTTERY HEADQUARTERS:" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 27 Sep 2010 09:01:10 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
EUROÂ AFRO AMERICA LOTTERY HEADQUARTERS: Â Customer Service P O BOX 1010 LIVERPOOL, L70 1NL UNITED KINGDOM Batch: 14/211/0374Â Ref: BTL/311OXI/02 Â ÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂ WINNING NOTIFICATION Â Dear Sir/Madam Â We happily announce to you the draw (#974) of the Euro Afro America Lottery International programs held in London for the month of May 2010. Your e-mail address attached to ticket number: 694 75600545 721 with Serial number 5368/02 drew the lucky numbers: 03. 08. 25. 29. 31. 43.  Bonus Ball, which subsequently won you the lottery in the 2nd category. Â You are therefore, been approved to claim a total sum of £ 946,000.00(Nine hundred and Forty Six thousand Great Britain Pounds) in cash. This is from a total cash prize of £ M124, 872,000(One Hundred and Twenty Four Million, Eight Hundred and Seventy Two Thousand Pounds, shared amongst the first (132) lucky winners in this category. This year Lottery Program Jackpot is the largest ever for Euro Afro America Lottery. The estimated £ M124, 872,000 jackpots would be the sixth-biggest in U.K. history. The biggest was the £363 million jackpot that went to two winners in a May 2000 drawing of The Big Game, Mega Millionsâ predecessor. Please note that your lucky winning number falls within our African booklet representative office in Johannesburg as indicated in our play coupon. In view of this, your £ 946,000.00 (Nine Hundred and Forty Six thousand, pounds) would be released to you by our affiliated bank in Johannesburg. Our agent will immediately commence the process to facilitate the release of your funds to you as soon as you make contact with him, Â BRIEF CLARIFICATION: The Euro-Afro-American Sweepstake Lottery International program is held periodically to help encourage the worldwide usage of computer/internet as a tool of fast communication and learning. And hence email addresses were selected through computer balloting system from World Wide Website and extracted from over 100,000 companies and 500,000 individual email addresses. This promotion takes place annually and the program is co-sponsored by the United Kingdom National Lottery Board Liverpool in-collaborations with the MICROSFT COPORATIONS WORLD WIDE, owned by the American billionaire businessman Mr. Bill Gates. Â For security reasons, your winning prize is now insured and has been deposited with our registered bank in South Africa. Due to the mix up of some numbers and names, we ask that you keep this award strictly from public notice until your claim has been processed and your money remitted to your account. This is part of our security protocol to avoid double claiming or unscrupulous acts by participants of this program. Please be warned. To file for your claim, please contact our fiduciary agent with the below details for processing of your claims. Â Overseas Claims Unit Euro Afro America Lottery Verification Agent Officer, Johannesburg District Contact Person: Mr. Mike Peter Tel: +27-710 500 129ÂÂ Fax: 27-780 001 151 Email:email@example.com KINDLY FILL OUT THE LOTTERY VERIFICATION DETAILS BELOW AND SEND TO MR.Mike Peter,LUCKY FOR FURTHER INFORMATIONS. 1. Full Name: _______________________________________ 2.Address/State: ____________________________________ÂÂ 3.ZipCode:_________________________________________ 4.Sex:_____________________________________________ 5.Age:_____________________________________________ 6.Marital Status:_____________________________________ 7.Occupation:_______________________________________ 8.Company:_________________________________________ 9.Position Held:______________________________________ 10.E-MAIL Address:____________________________________ 11.Tel No:____________________________________________ 12.Lotto No:_____________Draw No:_____________________ 13.Ticket No:_____________Serial No:____________________ 14.Amount Won:______________________________________ 15. Nationality:ÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂ ________________ __________________ 16. Country of resident: ___ ___ ___ ___ _____ ____________ To avoid unnecessary delays and complications, please quote your reference/batch numbers in any correspondences with us or our designated agent. Congratulations once more from all members and staffs of this program. Thank you for being part of our yearly promotional lottery winner. Â Yours faithfully, Mrs.Allan Teresa United Kingdom Zonal Co-ordinator. International Program.