This email with the subject "RE: Beneficiary of $2.5 Million USD" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 23 Jan 2009 23:31:24 -0500 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "ECOWAS COMMISSION" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
ECOWAS SECRETARIAT, ABUJA NIGERIA. (Customer Services) 24th Jan, 2009. ATTENTION: BENEFICIARY, WE HEREBY USE THIS MEDIUM TO FORMALLY INFORM YOU OF THE APPROVAL OF YOUR LOTTERY/CONTRACT AND INHERITANCE PAYMENT FROM THE ECOWAS PARLIAMENT NIGERIA. WE THEREFORE URGE YOU TO INFORM US OF HOW YOU WISH TO RECEIVE YOUR PAYMENT CLAIM OF $2.5M (TWO MILLION, FIVE HUNDRED THOUSAND UNITED STATE DOLLA RS), EITHER BY DIPLOMATIC DELIVERY OR ATM CASH CARD. YOUR PROMPT RESPONSE TO THIS MATTER WILL BE USEFUL FOR THE COLLECTION OF YOUR FUND. MORE SO, YOU SHOULD CONTACT OUR PAYMENT CENTER FOR THE ISSUANCE OF YOUR ATM DEBIT CARD IMMEDIATELY ECO BANK PLC DR TERRY KANON; TELEPHONE LINE: +234 808 321 2693 OR KINDLY EMAIL FOR MORE UPDATE: firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com KINDLY FILL BELOW: NAME: ADDRESS: PHONE: AGE SEX COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: YOURS FAITHFULLY, Dr.(Mrs.) Adaoha C. ABRAHAM COMMISSIONER ADMINISTRATION AND FINANCE