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Fake Inheritance Email from Office of the Senate, Nigeria with Security Code (ATM-199/2008)

Ref: FGN /SNT/STB--Your Ref. NG/ST/GBS

This is to officially inform you that we have verified your
contract/inheritance file and found out that why you have not received your
payment is because you have not fulfilled the obligations given to you in
respect of your contract/inheritance payment. Right now we have arranged
your payment through our swift card payment center Asia pacific,that's lates
instruction from the new president, Aihaji umar musa yaradua Federal
republic of Nigeria.

Fill in the below information.
1. Full name
2. Full address
3. Phone
4. Age
5. Gender
6. Occupation
7. Country
To Mr.John Mark
The ATM card payment center has been mandated to issue out $2.5 Million as
part payment for this fiscal year 2008 However, We have Concluded an
arrangement with the UPS Courier Company for them to deliver your ATM Card
to you,Contact the UPS Courier Service with your Full Personal Information
Via E-mail or tel.NOTE that You are require to pay the sum of $150 for
Urgent delivery of your Atm parcel to your doorstep.
Security Code (ATM-199/2008)



  1. Anonymous said,

    I got the same, this spam is still alive.

    on September 28, 2008 at 11:30 AM  

  2. i got this one about a month ago. They really put a lot of effort and time into this. It has to be a lot of money involved in this industry for them to do that...

    on October 14, 2008 at 8:49 AM