A Scam Email with the Subject "YOUR $4.5MILLION CONTRACT INHERITANCE FUND" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 13 May 2010 06:02:59 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "ATM CARD PAYMASTER CBN"<firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
OFFICE BOARD OF COMITTEE
FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA
COMMITTEE ON FOREIGN PAYMENT
(RESOLUTION PANEL ON CONTRACT PAYMENT)
We the entire members of the Federal House of Senate, on behalf of the Federal Republic of Nigerian Government, Under the New acting civilian Head of State, President Goodluck Jonathan and the Governor of Central Bank Of Nigeria, Mr. Lamido Sanusi held a meeting this week concerning payment, both foreign and local contractors and some inheritance funds.
We discovered that your file was dumped untreated, so at this juncture, we apologize for the delay of your payment and please stop communicating with any office now and attention to the appointed office below for you to receive your payment accordingly.
we have agreed to release part payment of your contract/inheritance fund of $4.5 Million United State Dollars only to your nominated bank account or via inter-switch ATM Card to your address after insuring the card with the Nicon insurance corporation office as all statutory obligations have been fulfilled.
Therefore you are to choose any of the above payment options either by Bank to bank wire transfer or via inter-switch ATM Card, Now you are directed to contact this Office of the Paymaster General Federal Republic of Nigeria Dr .David Williams, E-mail address: email@example.com , Telephone: 234-702-907-9975 immediately with your preferred chosen payment option above to finalize with your payment release and also you should reconfirm your information to him as follows Full name…, your address…, and your direct telephone number…. and fax….. This is to avoid mistake while processing your payment release.
(Federal Republic of Nigeria)