Scam Emails Archive : Generic


From: United Nation <>

This email with the subject "YOUR COMPENSATION FUND IS READY." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 28 Nov 2008 11:18:09 -0500 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was United Nation <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Attention: Beneficiary,

How are you today? Hope all is well with you and family?,You may not understand
why this mail came to you.

We have been having a meeting for the passed 7 months which ended 2 days
ago with the then secretary to the UNITED NATIONS.

This email is to all the people that have been scammed in any part of the
world, the UNITED NATIONS have agreed to compensate them with the sum of
US$ 500,000. This includes every foriegn contractors that may have not received
their contract sum, and people that have had an unfinished transaction or
international businesses that failed due to Government probelms etc.

We found your name in our list and that is why we are contacting you, this
have been agreed upon and have been signed.

You are advised to contact Mr. Jim Ovia of ZENITH BANK NIGERIA PLC, as he
is our representative in Africa, contact him immediately for your Cheque/
International Bank Draft of USD$ 500,000. This funds are in a Bank Draft
for security purpose ok? so he will send it to you and you can clear it in
any bank of your choice.

Therefore, you should send him your full Name and telephone number/your correct
mailing address where you want him to send the Draft to you.

Contact Mr. Jim Ovia immediately for your Cheque:
Person to Contact ....................... Mr. Jim Ovia
Email: .....................................

Thanks and God bless you and your family.

Hoping to hear from you as soon as you cash your Bank Draft.
Making the world a better place

Mr. Ban Ki-moon
Secretary General (UNITED NATIONS)