A Scam Email with the Subject "WINNING NOTIFICATION OF 2010 AFRICA WORLD CUP LOTTERY DRAWS" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 20 Mar 2010 18:53:04 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "REV. FRANK MAHELE" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Internet User, We are pleased to announce you as one of the 10 lucky winners in our Free Lotto Draw held by UTC/GMT is 22:18 on 26tH February,2010. Your email address emerged along side with the nine others as a category of winners in this year''s Annual free lottery draw. All 10 winning email addresses were randomly selected from a batch of 74,000,000 international emails.You have therefore been approved to claim a total sum of Ј500,000.00 (Five Hundred Thousand Great Britain Pounds).NO TICKETS WERE SOLD. The aim of this lottery draw is to uplift Poverty Alleviation,Charity Aid,Community Development, improve the level of education worldwide, encourage the use of internet and computers worldwide for vast knowledge and also increase the standard of living of the less privileged. In addition to your winning, you have been selected as one of they 85 lucky winners to watch the Fifa World Cup 2010 live in South Africa. This free lottery draw is to show appreciation to global world for chosen South African as the host nation of 2010 Fifa World Cup and to encourage football soccer world wide. The following particulars are attached to your lotto payment order: i) Winning Number: FL/3713/4385/6711UK ii) Email Ticket Number: FL/754/22/76UK iii) Lotto Code Number: FL/096/22UK iv) File Ref Number: FL/047/3620/7152UK We hope with part of your prize, you will help to support some N.G.O. to eradicate poverty. Your payment has been zoned and place to CENTRAL AFRICAN PAYMENT OFFICER: REV.FRANK MAHELE ADDRESS: DOUALA, CAMEROON TEL: +23794702984 To file your claims, you have to fill the below information completely and submit to our fiduciary claims agent for documentation and processing of your lottery winning certificate: 1) Your Full Name# 2) Phone, Fax And Mobile# 3) Contact Address# 4) Banking Details# 5) Profession, Age And Marital Status.# 6) Copy Of your Int'l Passport/Driving license# Send your winning details as stated below to : i) Winning Number: FL/3713/4385/6711UK ii) Email Ticket Number: FL/754/22/76UK iii) Lotto Code Number: FL/096/22UK iv) File Ref Number: FL/047/3620/7152UK Lottery Claims Agent: Mr. Anderson Smith Email: email@example.com Tel:+447031835680 or +447031862857 On behalf of the Board of Trustees of South African Football Association (SAFA) Draw Promotion, kindly accept our warmest congratulations. Sincerely, REV.FRANK MAHELE CENTRAL AFRICAN PAYMENT/REDEMPTION OFFICER ADDRESS: 123 BLVD CHATEUR, AKWA, DOUALA, CAMEROON. TEL: +23794702984