Sent: Tue, Feb 7, 2006
From: "MSW MSW" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: CONGRATULATIONS: YOU HAVE WON THE MSW LOTTERY!!!
FROM: THE DESK OF THE E-MAIL PROMOTIONS MANAGER INTERNATIONAL PROMOTIONS/PRIZE
AWARD DEPARTMENT, MICROSOFT CORPORATION WORD
UNITED KINGDOM.61-70 Southampton
Bloomsbury London United
Kingdom WC1B 4AR.
REFERENCE NO: MSW-L/200-26937
BATCH NO: 2005SEPTL#22
WINNER NO: 5
ELECTRONIC MAIL AWARD WINNING
AWARD PRESENTATION CENTER:
WINNING NOTIFICATION !
Dear Sir/ Madam,
We the MICROSOFT COOPERATION MANAGEMENT WORLDWIDE are pleased to inform you of the todays winners of
our annual MS-WORD LOTTO LOTTERY conducted in AFRICA BEING
THE HOST OF THE EVENT FOR THIS PRESENT YEAR MEGA JACKPOT LOTTO WINNING
PROGRAMS HELD ON 1ST FEBUARY 2006.
Your Personal E-mail
address or Company email is attached to WINNER NO: 5 JANUARY-2006-02MSW, with serial number S/N-00168 drew the lucky numbers
887-13-865-37-10-83, and consequently won in the first lottery category.
You have therefore been approved for lump sums pay ofGBP
£550,000.00 ( (Five hundred
and Fifty Thousand Pounds Sterling) in cash Credited
to file REF NO:MSW-L/200-26937 this is from total prize money
of GBP 5,500,000.00 POUNDS, shared among the Ten (10) lucky
international winners in first and second category.
All participants were selected from
Worldwide Websites especially yahoo mail through
our Microsoft computer ballot system drawn from 21,000 e-mail address,
3,000 e-mail address from each continent (Canada, Asia, Australia,
United state, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Oceania , as
part of International "E-MAIL" Promotions
Program, Which is conducted annually for our prominent MS -WORD users all over the world, and to encourage the use of Internet and Computers worldwide.
Your fund (certified cheque)
has been insured with your REF NO: MSW-L/200-26937 and will be
ready for delivery. It will be delivered to you by one of our Paymaster
Staff in charge of African zone ( PROF . FAHIM HAFIZ ). Your E-mail
address should be used in all correspondence with your claims officer,
please Note that, you are to contact your claims officer via email and
phone as we are promoting the use of E-mail. Also you have the right
to call him to confirm your winnings and government tax payment that
is all, as he will provide you with the necessary details on how to
claim Your prize.
You are to keep your ref.
number and batch number from the public, until you have been processed
and your prize money delivered to you. This is part of our security
protocol to avoid double claiming and the act of scamming people of
their ref number and prizes. We hope with a part of your prize, you
will participate in our next year High stakes of US$0.3billion International
Lottery. To claim your winning prize, you must first contact our African
claims department by email for Processing and remittance of your prize
money to you.
THE PAYMASTER OFFICER
CONTACT EMAIL IS:
PROF . FAHIM HAFIZ
E-MAIL : email@example.com
Remember, all prize money
must be claimed not later than the 28TH FEBUARY 2006. All funds not Claimed on or before the
fixed date will be returned as Unclaimed and donated to charity organization
NOTE: In order to
avoid unnecessary delays and complications, please remember to quote
your reference and batch numbers in all correspondences with your claims
officer. Do not reply any other mails like this on net, as they are
a lot of scam artist out there pretending to be us. You may see mails
like this do not reply. Do contact your claims officer ( PROF . FAHIM HAFIZ).At once you will be asked
to provide some details to enable the office proceed with your winning
certificate and file keeping.
once more from the entire Management and Staff of Microsoft
Cooperation to all our lucky winners
this year. Thank you for being part of this promotional lottery program.
Our special thanks and gratitude to Bill Gate of Microsoft and all his Associates for alliviating poverty
round the World.
Mrs. Basheera Manama
Mrs. Caro Smith
( Secretary )