This email with the subject "Congratulations." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 16 Apr 2015 12:26:46 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "UN/O" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
ZENITH BANK COMPENSATION UNIT, IN AFFILIATION WITH THE UNITED NATIONS. Send acopy of your response to official email: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org ATTN:Sir/Madam, This mail serves as a listening ear to the victims of scam the world over. 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 victimized / scammed in any part of the world, the United Nations have agreed to compensate them each with the sum of US$500,000. 00. from the recovered sum of $500 million so far. 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 which you are among the list and that are why we are contacting you to receive your compensation accordingly. 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.Emmanuel Udom of ZENITH BANK PLC, as he is our representative in Nigeria, contact him immediately for your Cheque / International Bank Draft of USD$500,000. This funds are in Bank Draft for security purpose. It will be sent to you and you can clear it in any bank of your choice. Therefore, you should send him your full Name, telephone number, a valid mailing address where you want him to send your Bank Draft to. Contact Mr.Emmanuel Udom immediately for your Cheque: Email:. email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org Tel : +234-8169-893-645 Making the world a better place Regards, Department of Public Information, United Nations 2015 For more info on the UNCC, see: http://www.uncc.ch/ http://www.un.org/sg/