From: " Edwardx steven" < firstname.lastname@example.org
Date: Mar 8, 2017 1:30 PM
How are you today? Hope all is well
with you and family?, You may not understand why this mail came to you. We have
been having a meeting for the passed 7 months which ended 2 days ago with the
then secretary to the UNITED NATIONS.
This email is to all the people that
have been scammed in any part of the world, the UNITED
NATIONS have agreed to compensate them with the sum of USD $500,000
(Five hundred thousand United State Dollars Only).
This includes every foreign contractors
that may have not received their contract sum, and people that have had an
unfinished transaction or international businesses that failed due to
Government problems etc.
We found your name in our list and that
is why we are contacting you, these have been agreed upon and have been signed.
You are advised to contact Mr. EDWARD
STEVEN of ZENITH
as he is our representative in GHANA , contact
him immediately for your Cheque/ International Bank Draft of
USD$ 500,000 (Five hundred thousand United
State Dollars Only. These
funds are in a Bank Draft for security purpose ok? So he will send it to you
and you can clear it in any bank of your choice.
Therefore, you should send him your
full Name and telephone number/your correct mailing address where you want him
to send the Draft to you.
Contact Mr. Jim Ovia immediately for
Person to Contact Mr. Edward Steven
Thanks and God bless you and your
Hoping to hear from you as soon as you
cash your Bank Draft.
Making the world a better place.
UN Secretary General
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