This email with the subject "YOUR SCAMMED VICTIMS COMPENSATION HAS BEEN APPROVED" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 16 Jan 2015 16:50:43 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "OFFICE OF THE NIGERIAN PRESIDENCY"<email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
OFFICE OF THE NIGERIAN PRESIDENCY
COMPENSATION OFFICE DEPARTMENT
SCAM VICTIMS COMPENSATIONS PAYMENTS 2015.
REF/PAYMENTS CODE: FGN/PHBPLC/06654/09 ($65,000 USD)
This is to bring to your notice that we are delegated from the UNITED NATIONS INTERNATIONAL FRAUD MONITORING UNIT, I wish to notify you that the office of the Nigerian presidency has been authorized to pay out to 50 innocent victims of the widely know internet scam called Advanced Fee Fraud aka (419) the sum of US$65,000 (Sixty Five Thousand Dollars Only each).You have been listed and approved for this payment as one of the scammed victims.
On these faithful recommendations, we want you to know that during the last U.N. meeting held at Abuja, Nigeria, as it has come to an alarming proportion based on reports from different victims, some of these victims have almost lost their lives, families, properties, and friends. The most alarming aspect of the issue was on the amount money lost by these various innocent individuals to scams artists operating in syndicates all over the world today, and in other to compensate victims, the UNITED NATIONS Body in conjunction with the newly elected government in Nigerian has agreed to pay 50 victims $65,000 dollars each in accordance with the
SCAMMED VICTIM/REF/PAYMENTS CODE: FGN/PHBPLC/06654/09
Amount: $65,000 DOLLARS ONLY
1) Your full name and residential address
2) Your direct phone number
3) Your file reference number
4) Your nominated account details where your funds will be transferred into
Mr. Olu Johnson