Warning: The following is yet another interesting way scammers are trying to obtain money: from desperate scammed victims. The following is downright cruel and people who came up with this should really be ashamed of themselves. Their target are people who have already been scammed! Please disregard such an email, you have been warned!
from Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. firstname.lastname@example.org
sender time Sent at 04:18 (GMT+02:00). Current time there: 15:08. ?
date 23 June 2011 04:18
subject SCAM VICTIMS ….Fraud Alert / Notification !!!.. READ THIS EMAIL AND RESPOND IMMEDIATELY.
I am Mrs. Waziri Farida the Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crime Commission. After proper investigations, we discovered that your impending payment that have been withheld by imposters, claiming to be who they are not, But with the Help of FBI and with the Local Police here in Africa we have been able to trace them.
Investigations revealed that you have spent a lot of your personal earned money just to conclude the successful transfer of your funds to your nominated bank account by obtaining transfer documents as requested by the impostors, costing you a lot of money but to no avail.
We also advise that you stop further communications you are having with all these impostors and forward any correspondence/proposal you receive from them to my email address:
(email@example.com ) in other for the EFCC to bring justice to them still at large.
The EFCC has given authority to the International Monetary Funds (IMF) to assist the EFCC UNIT and all the organizations involved.
With the help of some of the best Internet investigators attached to the EFCC , we traced your information from the Internet as one of the beneficiaries of this Inheritance Funds.
I am pleased to inform you that a meeting was held as regards the best way to carry out with the compensation exercise for transparency and most especially to avoid re-occurrence of the delay in transferring your funds and the high cost of procuring transfer documents and came to a final conclusion as all head of organizations involved was duly represented.
Your Funds worth $1, 500,000.00USD (One Million Five Hundred thousand United States Dollars) Only. It was approved to be issued to you as a Valid International ATM MASTER CARD and It is going to be sent to you Via Courier delivery Company in order to spare you from Traveling expenses.
Reconfirm your delivery information as stated below:
We also advise that you stop further communications with these impostors and forward any correspondence/proposal you receive from them to us in other for the EFCC to bring justice to them still at large.
Mrs. Farida Waziri
For: Mrs. Farida Waziri