From: UNITED NATION < firstname.lastname@example.org >
Sent: Friday, 18 February, 2011 15:50:36
Subject: YOUR COMPENSATION FUND.
YOUR COMPENSATION OF USD$250,000.00
The United Nations in Nigeria,Benin Republic,Ghana and Burkinafaso received a report of scam against you and other British/US citizens and Malaysia,Etc. whom the country of Nigeria/Benin,Burkinafaso And Ghana have re-compensated you due to the meeting held
with Four countries Governments and the world high commissions against fraud activities by the Four country Citizens. Your name was among those scammed as listed by the Nigeria Financial Intelligent Unit (NFIU).Your compensation has been issued out, You have been compensated with the sum of $250,000.00 USD as one of the affected victims. You are required to forward the below informations for Verification.
YOU ARE ADVISE TO SEND TO THIS OFFICE A SCAN COPY OF YOUR DRIVER’S LICENSE OR INTERNATIONAL PASSPORT VIA EMAIL TO US.
CONTACT IN PERSON
NAME: Mr. Mcrobert James,
EMAIL ADDRESS: email@example.com
MR. BAN KI-MOON.
140 East 45th Street,
New York, NY 10017.
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