This email with the subject "Head of Foreign Payment Department" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 26 Mar 2007 16:50:36 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was Mr oba david <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Good Day, I am Mr oba david, Head of foreign payment department. I have been mandated to inform you about the recent development as in payment this money after our board meeting, your case was mentioned and we have agreed to pay you without any further delay so I would required you to desist from any partner who may have been asking you to pay fee's before the transfer can be made. The Federal Government hasmandated the payment commission that all payment that has been overdue and those owed by the government would be paid unilaterally to the tune of $5m (Five Million U.S Dollars Only). And the Head of ATM creditcard called the foreign payment department an confermed it that your ATM creditcard is now programmed all over the world. Therefore all we will pay you now is the US$5m and the rest afterwards. I would like you to employ transparency and honesty in this regards because aiding and abetting will only keep your payment pending so I will like you to confirm the following to avoid any mistake or wrong transfer. The total fund belonging to you etc, the requested information is to ensure that no mistake or error is made and it should be forwarded in the manner stated below: 1.Your Full Name: Your Complete Address: 2.Direct Telephone Number: 3.Mobile Number: 4.Fax Number: TREAT AS UTMOST URGENCY, Head of Foreign Payment Department Mr oba david