A Scam Email with the Subject "BANK ACCOUNT RECONCILIATION" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 10 Apr 2010 17:44:15 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "Mr.Sanusi Lamido," <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Sir BANK ACCOUNT RECONCILIATIONThis letter is to inform you that we at the Central Bank of Nigeria have receive a payment instruction to remit your part payment
approved fund of US$10.Million into your nominated bank account.Please note very carefully, Mr. ZODIK MOHAMMED from Pakistan and his Nigeria partner came to my office with a sworn affidavit to re-route your payment into a new bank account number as stated Prudential Bank and Trust Co (Zamora Branch) Account #: 5068-1117-8. However, before this is done, you are hereby requested to confirm to us without delay the followings:
If Mr. ZODIK MOHAMMED is one of your Director's as he claimed. if you have instructed him to appoint an attorney /agent on your behalf.
If you have authorized us through your agent to issue Cash Call Payment remittance to them on your behalf.
Please also confirm if you have authorized Mr. Zodik to change your banking particulars to the following particulars stated below:
Prudential Bank & Trust Co ( Zamora Branch) Zamora Street , Pandacan, Manila , Philippines , Bank FSD Account # 5068-1117-8 Of Nabil Bahij Jahas with BankYou are required as a matter of urgency to confirm the legitimacy of the above claim and kindly give us reason why you decided to affect the above Change of Account. If you are not aware of this claim, please confirm to us your present receiving Bank Coordinate, approved fund Amount, Private Telephone and Fax number, your e-mail address so that we can cross-check it with our file.
We have decided to contact you because the conduct of the two (2) men became suspicious due to the unsatisfactory information they provided concerning this transfer, and as a result, I decided to give them two (2) days appointment a head to enable me make necessary verification
from you and the appropriate authorities in the release of your fund.kindly advise us appropriately whether the two men are acting on your permission and instruction or not. This measure is being taken to avoid
making payment into wrong account.We hope you will avail yourself the opportunity by complying with the above directive, so as to enable us release your fund as scheduled. We
look forward hearing from you. Yours in service, Director Mr.Sanusi Lamido, Chief Financial Officer and Executive Director CENTRAL BANK OF NIGERIA Direct Tel:234 807 734 1805