This email with the subject "ATM PAYMENT NOTIFICATION" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 29 Sep 2010 21:30:09 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "SAGNA EMILE"<email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
FOREIGN OPERATIONS DEPT,
OCEANIC BANK OF NIGERIA,
FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA.
NOTIFICATION OF PAYMENT BY ATM CARD
We hereby officially notifying you about the present arrangement to pay you your over due contract/inheritance fund through(ATM CARD)This arrangement was initiated/constituted by the World Bank and Paris Club, due to fraudulent activities going on within the African Region.
The World Bank, Paris Club and United Nations introduced this payment arrangement as to enable our contractors/inheritance beneficiary to receive their fund without any interference. the ATM CARD are powered by GOLD CARD WORLD WIDE.
Due to Laws that guides such payment in West Africa prior to the release of Foreign Contractors / Inheritance Entitlement; it has equally come to our knowledge that some Corrupt Officials all over United Nations Member Countries in West Africa are defrauding International Fund Beneficiary via this means.
This is the Primary reason why the United Nations Security Council has enacted Decree 21 Section (406) Paragraph (2) of (1987) as a way of curbing the menace this has caused to Member Countries in recent times.
Upon the receipt of this mail we are going to load your fund into the ATM CARD and send a scan copy of the card to you before we will proceed to dispatch the card directly to your nominated home address, so you absolutely have nothing to worry about all we need is your Prompt Response and Co-operation by Gods Grace we will have a successful Transaction in delivering of your ATM CARD to you.
In View of this,you are advised to contact the Director (OBB,IRD,ATM) BALARABE, Mo-hammed for further information with the following contact as soon as you receive this message for further details.
Contact Person: BALARABE MOHAMMED
Reconfirm the following information to him for Security reason.
1)YOUR FULL NAME
2)YOUR RECEIVING ADDRESS.
3)YOUR TELEPHONE NUMBER
General Manager - Transaction Banking.