Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419



This email with the subject "DEAR BENEFICIARY" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 23 Dec 2010 02:04:34 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

The sender was "MRS.LINDA MERCY"<>, although it may have been spoofed.

Internal Audit,Monitoring,Consulting And Investigations Division 
Dear Beneficiary, 
This is to inform you that I came to Nigeria since Monday 20/12/2010,after series of complain from 
the FBI and other Security agencies from Asia, Europe, Oceania and Antarctica, South America 
respectively, against the Federal Government of Nigeria and the rate of scam/fraudulent activities 
going on in their country. 
I have met with President Goodluck Jonathan of Federal Republic of Nigeria who claimed ignorant of 
the evils perpetrated in his country but promised to compensate you and 5 other fraud victims with 
US$25,million each. Right now, as directed by the secretary general Mr. Ban Ki-Moon, We are waiving 
away all your clearance and other VAT fees and authorize the Government of Nigeria to effect the 
payment of this approved US$25,million into your account without any delay. The only obligatory fee 
you will pay to confirm your fund in your account is your NOTARIZATION fee to the UN. 
Sincerely, you are a lucky person because I have just discovered that some top Nigerian Government 
Officials are interested in this approved fund and they are working in collaboration with One 
Mr.John briton from USA to frustrate you and thereafter divert your fund into their personal 
I have a very limited time to stay here in Nigeria so I would like you to urgently respond to this 
message so that I can advise you on how best to confirm your fund in your account within the next 
72 hours. Please adhere to my instructions and receive your fund without any more delay, we have a 
very limited time for this, call me now  on this number 234 1 8225536 or respond directly to my  
Sincerely yours, 
Mrs.Inga A.
Assited by Shedrack A.