This email with the subject "PAYMENT UNIT," was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 13 May 2007 05:48:00 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was CENTRAL BANK OF NIGERIA <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
ZENITHBANK/UNITED NATIONS 2007 COMPENSATION Atten:=20 SAMMED VICTIM/2.5 MILLION BENEFICIARY.REF/PAYMENTS CODE:06654 2.5=20 MILLION USD This is to bring to your notice that I am delegated from the United=20 Nations to Central bank Nigeria to pay 100 Nigerian 419 scam victims=20 $2.5 Million each, you are listed and approved for this payments as=20 one=20 of the scammed victims,get back to as soon as possible for the=20 immediate payments of your $2.5 Million compensations funds. On this faithfull recomendations,I want you to know that during the=20 last UN meetings held at Abuja,Nigeria,it was alarmed so much by the=20 rest of the world in the meetings on the lose of funds by variouse=20 foreigners to the scams artists operating in syndicates all over the=20 world today,in other to retain the good image of the country,the=20 president of the country is now paying 100 victims of this operators=20 $1=20 Million USD each,Due to the corrupt and inefficient banking systems=20 in=20 Nigeria,the payments are to be paid by Central bank Nigeria as=20 corressponding paying bank under fundling assistance by the Union=20 Bank=20 london. According to the number of applicants at hand,84=20 beneficiaries=20 has been paid ,half of the victims are from the United States,we=20 still=20 have more 20 left to be paid the compensations of $2.5 Million each. Your particulars was mentioned by one of the syndicates who was=20 arrested in Lagos Nigeria as one of thier victims of the operations, you=20 are hereby warned not to communicate or duplicate this message to him=20 for any reason what so ever,the US secret service is already on trace=20 of the criminal. For more vital information,please visit:http://home.rica. net/alphae/419coal/news1jul.htm You can receive your compensations=20 payments via any of the both options you choose,DRAFT PAYMENTS or=20 WIRE=20 TRANSFERS,I shall feed you with further modalities as soon as I hear=20 from you at my private email address: (email@example.com=20 ) Send a copy of your response to official email:=20 Yours faithfully, Dr. Steve Cage ___________________________________________________________ Tiscali Broadband only =C2=A39.99 a month for your first 3 months! http://w= ww.tiscali.co.uk/products/broadband/