Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: Your Compensation Payment Approved (Not Spam)

From: "Ecowas Committee"<>

This email with the subject "Your Compensation Payment Approved (Not Spam)" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 18 Nov 2008 16:41:44 -0500 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was "Ecowas Committee"<>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear Friend,
I'm happy to inform you about my success in getting the fund transferred to a Swiss Account with 
the co-operation of a new partner from England who is an international business man. Presently I'm 
in england  for investment projects with my own share of the total sum and i'll be travelling to 
Meanwhile, I didn't forget your past efforts and attempts to assist me in transferring those funds 
despite that it failed us some how that is why I decided to compensate you for the effort invested 
before now an i would like you to know that the ECONOMIC COMMUNITY OF WEST AFRICAN STATES has your 
backing and will be directing you on what to do to get your funds.

Now contact my secretary, his contacts are:

Name: Mr Dale Micheal

Ask him to send you the total sum of $800,000.00 (Eight Hundred Thousand United State Dollars) 
which I kept for your compensation for all the past efforts and attempts to assist me in this 
I appreciated your efforts at that time so well. So feel free and get in touched with my secretary 
Mr. Dale Micheal and instruct him where to send the Money to you. Please do let me know immediately 
you receive it so that we can share  the joy after all the stress in getting the fail fund.At the 
moment, I am very busy here because of the investment projects which I and the new partner are 
having at hand.

Finally, remember that I had forwarded instructions to my secretary on your behalf to receive that 
money, so feel free to get in touch with Mr. Dale Micheal and he will send the amount to you 
without any delay. Get Back to my secretary with your filled out informations for the processing of 
your fund:


Dr. Terry Edmond