This email with the subject "Compensation Payment" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 10 Nov 2014 17:55:17 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "Mr Ban Ki Moon"<firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
10-11-2014 ZENITH BANK COMPENSATION UNIT, IN AFFILIATION WITH THE UNITED NATIONS. Send a copy of your response to official email: email@example.com ATTN: This mail serves as a listening ear to the victims of scam all over the world. We have been having a meeting for the past 7 months which ended 2 days ago with the secretary general of the United Nations Organization. This message is to all the people that have been scammed in any part of the world, the United Nations have agreed to compensate them with the sum of US$350,000.00 This includes every foreign contractors that may not have received their contract sum, and people that have had an unfinished transaction or international businesses that failed due to Government problems etc. We have a database of victims and that is why we are contacting you. This has been deliberated upon and is among our set of priorities in making the world a better place. You are advised to contact Mr.Jim Ovia, of ZENITH BANK PLC, as he is our representative in Nigeria, contact him immediately for your Cheque / International Bank Draft of USD$350,000. These funds are in a Bank Draft for security purpose. It will be sent to you and you can clear it in any bank of your choice. Contact Mr. Jim Ovia immediately for your check. Person to Contact Mr. Jim Ovia Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: +234-811-514-0252 Good luck and kind regards, Making the world a better place Mr. Ban Ki-Moon Secretary (UNITED NATIONS). http://www.un.org/sg/