This email with the subject "YOUR PAYMENT IS READY VIA ATM CARD" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 15 Mar 2008 23:57:09 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was Mrs.Becky Olabode (Hon.) <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENCY CHIEF UMARU MUSA YAR'ADUA (GCFR) ASO- ROCK, GARKI ABUJA NIGERIA. Our ref: ATM/13470/IDR Your ref: ... Date: 15/ 03 / 2008 Attention: This is to officially inform you that we have verified your contract/inheritance payment file and discovered that the reason why you have not been able to receive your contract/inheritance payment after fulfilling all stipulated obligations and documentations is because you have been dealing with impostors and none staff of the CBN. To this end, all your efforts to secure the release of your fund failed. We therefore wish to advise that continuing with such illegal acts to claim your contract/inheritance funds will further frustrate and stop your payment claim. We have received the express mandate and instructions of the President, Federal Republic of Nigeria: Chief Musa Yar'adua GCFR together with the EFCC Nigeria, the Interpol and the FBI to commence the immediate release of your funds through our swift card payment center. Based on the Presidentís directive, we have concluded arrangements for the release of your payment. The payment will be concluded through our card center, which will send to you an ATM CARD that you will use to withdraw your contract/inheritance funds in any ATM MACHINE CENTRE in the world with a maximum of $1000 to $2000 United States Dollars daily. However, Note that this method of payment will be granted if it is acceptable to you for the release of your contract/inheritance entitlement. In View of this, you are advised to contact the Director (CBN, IRD, and ATM) DR.USMAN SHAMSUDEEN for further information with the following contact details; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: +234-802-495-7701 You are required to provide the following information: 1. Your full name. 2. Phone and fax number. 3. Addresses where you want the ATM Card to be sent. (P.O Box not acceptable) 4. Your age and current occupation 5. Attach copy of your identification. The ATM CARD PAYMENT CENTER has been mandated to issue out $5,000,000.00 (Five Million, United States Dollars) only as part payment of your contract/inheritance entitlement for the 2008 fiscal year. TAKE NOTE: That you are warned to stop further communications with any other person(s) or office(s) different from the staff of the ATM Card payment center or DR USMAN SHAMSUDEEN to avoid delays in receiving your contract/inheritance payment claims. This measure is intended to stop the impostors you have erroneously been dealing with. You are to adhere strictly to our code of conduct, which is (ATM-13470) which you will have to indicate when contacting The card center or DR USMAN SHAMSUDEEN, by using it as your subject. Finally, for further discussions, you are advised to call or email the Director CBN, IRD, and ATM, DR USMAN SHAMSUDEEN on: Email: email@example.com Phone: +234-802-495-7701 As soon as you receive this message for further update. Regards, Mrs. Becky Olabode (Hon.) Secretary to the Presidency ATM ENABLES YOU TO MAKE WITHDRAWALS WORLDWIDE. MAKE A WISE CHOICE OF TRANSFER, POTABLE AND ECONOMICAL.