From: westernunion moneytransfer < email@example.com >
Sent: Sat, Feb 2, 2013 2:50 am
Subject: Attention Beneficiary
Embassy of Benin, American Embassy
9901 Sorrel Ave, Potomac, Montgomery, 01BP 2013,
Cotonou, Republic Du Benin
to the United States Of America Embassy Benin Republic, we are here to
represent, protect the legal interest of every American and the
businesses of every Foreigner and especially to the North Atlantic
Treaty Organisation (NATO) member country Citizens domiciled here in
Cotonou, Benin Republic.
write to inform you of the breaking news about your Inheritance fund of
($2.7 million USD) that was deposited at Western Union from the
financial regulatory bodies of this
country, from their report I gathered that your Inheritance fund which
was scheduled to have been remitted into your account through Western
Union office Benin Republic was boycotted by some corrupt officials of
Western Union with intention of diverting your fund into their private
account hence they went on asking you to pay endless money.
I got the Benin Republic International Criminal Police Organisation
(INTERPOL) involve for investigation, and in their bid to launch a full
scale investigation into the saga, they found out that the reason why
you were swindled in the past and still not been able to receive your
fund till date was because you were dealing with the wrong persons,
unscrupulous elements, and impostors that were impersonating Western
Union. Prior to that I
have order for the arrest all those who were involved.
said that we held an emergency meeting with the Government of Benin
Republic, and it was resolved that you shall be receiving $4000USD each
day until your total fund is finished within the calculated break down
of Eight (9) weeks.
we have summon the amalgamated union governing all the Western Union
stores in this country and their Chairman referred your fund to Western
Union (54) of Rue 29085 Nzager Kolonbo Street, New heaven Off Chez
Paprie, Cotonou , Benin Republic.
Here is their contact information;
the VAT charges that you were supposed to pay was initially on the high
price but has been cut down to $38 by the USA Embassy in Benin Republic
as part of our corporate social responsibility to considering the poor
economic situations that make it difficult for the middle class citizens
to meet up with the VAT of their entitlement.
Note that the $38 is the only money that you shall pay to MR.UDEZUO JULIUS of Western union (54) before they shall start sending you the Originals of the payment details that shall enable you
pick up your first $4000 USD from any Western Union in your city. Note that the $38 is compulsory for you to pay them as it was agreed in the meeting that you have to pay the $38 which will serve as re-confirmation to your original file at Western union (54)
Meanwhile you are advice to reconfirm the below information to Western Union (54) upon contacting them to avoid wrong
1. Your Full Name: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
2. Your Direct Cell No: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
3. Your Home Address: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
4. Your City: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
5. Your Country: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Note that you are expected to pay only $38
for re-confirmation of your file and you are to pay it to Western union
(54) Benin Republic as the origination of the Fund in the favour of MR.UDEZUO JULIUS. Send the $38 through western union once you receive this email with the information below for reconfirmation
of your file that will enhance the release of your Fund,
Receivers - - - - Name:Machi Emmanuel
City: - - - - - - - - -Cotonou
Country: - - - - - - -Benin Republic
Test Question: - - - when?
Answer: - - - - - - -today
Amount: - - - - - - $38
senders name- - - -
MTCN- - - -
you send the money, try to notify them with the MTCN for easy pick up
and for immediate action on the release of your $4000USd and your
subsequent payments. Note that any unclaimed funds will be return to the
Government of Benin after 21days.
So you are urgently advised to comply with our directives so that you shall receive your fund without stress again.
Ms. Gayleatha B. Brown,
U.S. Ambassador to Benin
Thank you and nice day
If you received a similar letter, please ignore it. Do not answer it.
If you do, you will end up on more of the mailing lists used by the
criminals behind this fraud. Read more....