This email with the subject "CONTACT MR.JOHN VUSI" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 26 Mar 2007 11:09:22 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "MR BOGANI MARK" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
SUITE 144, SANTON SQUARE, 2154, JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA. FROM: THE DESK OF THE PROMOTIONS MANAGER, INTERNATIONAL PROMOTIONS/PRIZE AWARD DEPARTMENT, REF: GLS/5181/7390007/77 BATCH: 2101/14/LPP ATTENTION: RE/ AWARD NOTIFICATION; FINAL NOTICE We are pleased to inform you of the announcement today,11th JANUARY 2007, of winners of the GOLDEN SWEEPSTAKE LOTTERY/INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMS held on 20TH OCTOBER 2006.You were attached to ticket number 025-1146-1992-750, with serial number 2113- 05,your ticket drew the lucky numbers 4, 24, 27, 35, 37, 44,48 and consequently won the lottery in the 3rd category. You have therefore been approved for lump sum pay out of US$1,200,000.00 in cash credited to file REF NO. GLS/5181/7390007/77. This is from total prize money of US$15,400,000.00 shared among the seventeen international winners in this category. All participants were selected through a computer ballot system drawn from 25,000 names from the Middle East, Asia, Africa, Canada, Europe, USA and North America as part of our International Promotions Program. CONGRATULATIONS! Your fund is now deposited with Finance and Security House insured in your name. Due to the mix up of some numbers and names, we ask that you keep this award strictly from public notice until your claim has been processed and your money remitted to your account. This is part of our security protocol to avoid double claiming or unscrupulous acts by participants of this program. We hope with a part of your prize, you will participate in our end of year high stakes US$1.3 billion International Lottery. To begin your claim, please contact your claim agent; MR JOHN VUSI, FOREIGN SERVICE DIRECTOR, OLDMUTUAL, JOHANNESBURG, S.A Tel +27-73-6643174 EMAIL: email@example.com For due processing and remittance of your prize money to a designated account of your choice. Remember all prize money must be claimed not later than 21st APRIL 2007 After this date, all funds will be returned as unclaimed to the Golden Sweepstake Lottery trust fund account NOTE: In order to avoid unnecessary delays and complications, please remember to quote your reference and batch numbers in every one of your correspondences with your agent. Furthermore, should there be any change of your address, do inform your claims agent as soon as possible. Congratulations again from all our staff and thank you for being part of our promotions program. Sincerely, THE PROMOTIONS MANAGER, GOLDEN SWEEPSTAKE LOTTO. N.B. Any breach of confidentiality on the part of the winners will result to disqualification.