> Date: Fri, 3 Aug 2007 09:10:26 +0100
> Subject: SCAM PAYMENT COMPENSATION
> From: email@example.com
> ECO-BANK PLC
> ECOBANK/UNITED NATIONS 2007 SCAM VICTIMS COMPENSATIONS PAYMENTS.
> ATTN: SIR/MADAM,
> SCAMMED VICTIM/ $100,000 BENEFICIARIES.
> REF/PAYMENTS CODE: ECB/06654 $100,000 USD.
> This is to bring to your notice that we are delegated from the UNITED
> NATIONS in Central Bank to pay 150 victims of scam $100,000 USD (One
> Hundred Thousand Dollars) each. You are listed and approved for this
> payment as one of the scammed victims to be paid this amount, get back to
> this office as soon as possible for the immediate payments of your
> $100,000 USD compensations funds.
> On this faithful recommendations, want you to know that during the last
> U.N. meetings held at Abuja, Nigeria, it was alarming on the money lost by
> various individuals to the scams artists operating in syndicates all over
> the world today. In other to compensate victims, the UNITED NATIONS Body
> is now paying 150 victims $100,000 USD each in accordance with the UNITED
> NATIONS recommendations. Due to the corrupt and inefficient Banking
> Systems in Nigeria, the payments are to be paid by Central Bank Nigeria as
> corresponding paying bank under funding assistance by The Rabo Bank, based
> in London UK. for funds remittance.
> Benefactor of this compensation will have to be first cleared and
> recommended for payment by ECO BANK PLC.
> According to the number of applicants at hand, 114 Beneficiaries has been
> paid, over a half of the victims are from the United States, we still have
> a pending of 36 compensations left to be paid. Your particulars was
> mentioned by one of the Syndicates who was arrested as one of their
> victims of the operations, you are hereby warned not to communicate or
> duplicate this message to him for any reason what so ever as the U.S.
> secret service is already on trace of the other criminals. So keep it
> secret till they are all apprehended. Other victims who have not been
> contacted can submit their application as well for scrutiny and possible
> You can receive your compensations payments via any of this options you
> Choose, DRAFT/CHEQUE PAYMENTS or DIRECT WIRE TRANSFER.
> We shall feed you with further modalities as soon as we get response from
> Send a copy of your response to official email:
> NAME: IYAMAH SYLVANIUS.
> SCAMMED VICTIM/REF/PAYMENTS CODE:
> ECB/06654 $100,000 USD.
> Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Yours Faithfully,
> Mrs. Joan Udoh
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