This email with the subject "Prize winning notification !" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 05 Dec 2006 04:12:51 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was firstname.lastname@example.org, although it may have been spoofed.
PRIZE WINNING NOTIFICATION Congratulations! Congratulations!! Congratulations!!! PRIZE CATEGORY: "B" REFERENCE NO: NIL-B-3120-01101980-SAIL TICKET NO: NIL-B-15-01-05 We are happy to inform you that the recipient email address has been selected as one of the lucky email addresses in the category "B" of the online lotto conducted by our company SOUTH AFRICAN INTERNATIONALE LOTTERY here in Johannesburg. CONGRATULATIONS! The cyber-lotto was conducted by a first of its kind automated computer balloting system, where by email addresses (25,000 email addresses), were extracted from all continents of the world. A draw was held in different categories and winners from different parts of the world emerged and are entitled to various cash prizes depending on their different categories. Thus, you/your company with this email address, attached to Ticket number: NIL-B-15-01-05 and a Reference number: NIL-B-3120-01101980-SAIL in the Category B, is entitled to a lump payout of $7,500,000.00 (Seven Million, Five Hundred Thousand dollars). As a category B winner, selected by computer balloting system where only email addresses were sorted, from a total number of 25,000 addresses drawn from all over the globe via an automated computer ballot of our International Promotions Program, FIVE winners emerged in this category and therefore each are to receive payouts of $7,500,000.00 (Seven Million, Five Hundred Thousand Dollars) from the total of $37,500,000.00 (THIRTHY SEVEN MILLION, FIVE HUNDRED THOUSAND Dollars). To immediately claim your prize, please contact our Category "B" financial agents GREATER JOHANNESBURG FINANCE & CONTRACTING COMPANY, below are the contact information of their financial director: Mr. Peter Zuma Financial Director GREATER JOBURG FINANCE & CONTRACTING COMPANY MONTICALOS HOUSE JHB 2032 JOHANNESBURG SOUTH AFRICA Tel/Fax +27 73 104 4077 E-mail: email@example.com Provide Prize reference number-NIL-B-3120-01101980-SAIL and winning ticket number-NIL-B-15-01-05 for confirmation. In your best interest(s), you must initiate contact within two weeks of receipt of this correspondence. GREATER JOBURG FINANCE & CONTRACTING COMPANY is to handle all matters with regards to claiming of your prize money. You are also advised to send a copy of this email, to your claims agent Mr. Peter Zuma, when contacting him. You may be required to provide any of the above information during the process of collecting your prize. We congratulate you once again and it is our hope that you participate in any of our international programs in the nearest future. Thank you. Sincerely, Mr. Solomon Jones Promotions Manager SOUTH AFRICAN INTERNATIONAL LOTTERY