A Scam Email with the Subject "METHOD OF PAYMENT IS BY DIPLOMATIC COURIER SERVICE" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 09 Aug 2007 06:09:08 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "DR. EMEKA JOHNSON" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR CENTRAL BANK OF NIGERIA TINUBU SQUARE,VICTORIA ISLAND, LAGOS-NIGERIA DATE,21TH OF JULY,2007, ATTENTION.BENEFICIARY, THIS IS TO NOTIFY YOU THAT YOUR FUNDS HAS BEEN PROGRAMMED FOR IMMEDIATERELEASE INTO YOUR NOMINATED ACCOUNT BUT WE CAN NOT TRANSFER THIS FUNDS DIRECT TO YOUR NOMINATED BANK ACCOUNT, BECAUSE WEARE HAVING A PROBLEM WITH INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND (IMF) SO OUR METHOD OF PAYMENT IS BY DIPLOMATIC COURIER SERVICE NOTE; THAT EVERY ARRANGEMENT REGARDING YOUR CASH PAYMENT THROUGH DIPLOMATIC SERVICES HAS BEEN MADE, NOTE THAT YOUR FUNDS HAVE BEEN PACKAGE LIKE A CONSIGNMENT. BE INFORM THAT THE DIPLOMATIC AGENCY HAS TO MOVE DOWN TO YOURCOUNTRY IN ORDER TO DELIVER THE CONSIGNMENT TO YOUR DOORSTEP.I WANT YOU TO SEND YOUR DIRECT MOBILE PHONE AND YOUR HOME ADDRESS TO ME IMMEDIATELY, SO THAT AS SOON AS THE DIPLOMATIC ARRIVEIN STATE THEY WILL CALL YOU MMEDIATELYTO NOTIFY YOU.YOU ARE OFFICIALLY ADVISED TO CONTACT US ONLY ONTHIS.EMAIL ADDRES:email@example.com LOOKING FORWARD TO HEAR FROM YOU. YOURS FAITHFULLY. DR. EMEKA JOHNSON