This email with the subject "CONTACT AND VERIFY" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 23 Apr 2007 00:51:56 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "shelly krane" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
THE FIFA WORLD CUP 2010 SPORTSTAKES Management and Central Services Private bag Z147, Auckland Park 2006 Cape Town, Republic of South Africa. THE FIFA 2010 SPORTSTAKE GAME IS A NATIONAL LOTTERY GAME AUTHORISED UNDER THE LOTTERIES ACT 1997 IT IS OPERATED BY UTHINGO MANEGEMENT (PTY)LTD. UNDER LICENCE FROM THE NATIONAL LOTTERY BOARD AND ACCORDING TO THE CURRENT SPORTSTAKE GAME RULES.WHICH CAN BE VIEWED AT ANY NATIONAL LOTTERY AUTHORISED OUTLET. Reference Number: OL/05-AT/2673 Batch: OSL/05/6565 Congratulations!!! We are pleased to inform you of the result of the just concluded draws of the month which was held on the 15st of april 2007 from the South African gaming commission Lottery Program. THE FIFA WORLD CUP 2010 SPORTSTAKES draws was conducted from an exclusive list of 25,000,000 e-mail addresses of individual and corporate bodies picked by an advanced automated random computer ballot search from the internet as part of our international promotions program which we conduct every year since 2005.No tickets were sold. After this automated computer ballot, your e-mail address attached to serial number 25-6565 drew the lucky numbers 6-13-18-24-33-39 which consequently emerged you as one of first five (5)International lucky winners in this category. You have therefore been approved for a lump sum payout of $850,000,00 (eight hundred and fifty thousand DOlars) in cash credited to file ÍL/05-AT/2673. This is from a total cash prize of $4.250 Million shared amongst the first five (5) lucky winners in this category. Next year Lottery Program Jackpot will be the largest ever for South African gaming commission. The estimated $30 million jackpot would be the sixth-biggest in South African history. The biggest was the $10 million jackpot that went to two winners in a February 2004 drawing of The Big Game Mega Millions' predecessor. Your fund is now deposited in a local paying bank with a hardcover insurance. Due to the mix up of some numbers and names, we advice that you keep this award from public notice until your claim has been processed and your money remitted to your nominated bank account as this is part of our security protocol to avoid double claiming or unwarranted taking advantage of this program by the general public. In view of this, your $850.000.00 (eight hundred and fifty thousand Dollars) would be released to you by our local paying bank in Cape Town. Our agent will immediately commence the process to facilitate the release of your funds to you as soon as you make contact with him. To begin your claim please contact our licensed and accredited agent assigned to you: MR JIMMY TAU Chief claims executive UTHINGO MANEGEMENT (PTY)LTD Information and Payment Bureau: TEL:+27736802396 email:email@example.com Your claims agent will assist you in the processing and remittance of your prize funds into your designated bank account. Note that all prize funds must be claimed not later than One month. After this date all funds will be returned to the LOTTERY TREASURY as unclaimed. In order to avoid unnecessary delays and complications, please endeavor to quote your Reference Number:OL/05-AT/2673 and Batch numbers:OSL/05/6565 in every correspondence with your agent. Furthermore, should there be any change in your address, do inform your claims agent as soon as possible. Members of the affiliate agencies are automatically not allowed to participate in this program. Congratulations once again from all members of our staff and thanks for being part of our promotions program. Yours faithfully, Mrs.JENNIFER BLAIR Promotions Manager. THE FIFA WORLD CUP 2010 SPORTSTAKES