This email with the subject "YOUR REQUIREMENT PAYMENT APPLICATION" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 27 Apr 2010 17:47:28 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "PROF. U. JOY OGWU"<firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
YOUR PAYMENT REF: WREF/PH-KADREF-159/DI55/05: SUM OF US$16M: Dear Sir/Madam, After deliberation of Niger Delta Crisis, the United Nation appoints Bank of Ghana for the release of payment to all relatives of those foreigners who died during the Niger Delta Crisis, in Nigeria. You are advised to apply for claim of your inheritance sum of US$16Million (Sixteen Million US Dollars) which has been approved for immediate release to you from Bank of Ghana. We are also using this opportunity to apologize for the delay of this payment, and it would be release once you complied with the information as indicated below for your identification. Your Full Name, Telephone and Mobile, A Copy of Identification Passport or Drivers License, Your Age, Profession, Office Position, Sex, Marital Status, and State of Origin. This will enable the release of your payment without wrong payment. You are advice to you contact: MR K. B. AMISSAH ARTHUR, (GOVERNOR) BANK OF GHANA (BOG), with his direct Email (email@example.com) for the immediate release of your payment, and he will give you details as it concerns the release of your inheritance once you respond to this payment notification letter, as instructed with above information. In case Bank of Ghana request any upfront payment from you, kindly report to our office with email address below, no tax shall be pay by relative/family members of the late subcontractors to receive their inheritance funds. Upon your response to this mail use (INHERITANCE PAYMENT) as your subject. Sincerely yours, PROF. U. JOY OGWU, (AMBASSADOR). United Nation Permanent Representative, Accra Ghana.