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Below is the scam mail with full headers. If you are new to lottery scams, you may like to browse through our earlier articles. They are another form of 419 advanced fees scam.
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From: “lottery lottery” <email@example.com>
Date: Thu, 12 Apr 2007 10:02:50 +0200
Subject: [Norton AntiSpam] CONGRATULATIONS, YOU ARE OUR LUCKY WINNER…
THIS MESSAGE IS FROM THE PROMOTION MANAGER, INTERNATIONAL PROMOTIONS/PRIZE
You are winner of our promotional draw; you have won the total sum of US$ 2,
000, 000, 00 Two Million Dollars.
Please Contact: (Mr.Tando.A.Tando)
YOU’RE CLAIM AGENT.
FOR YOUR IMMEDIATE PAYMENT
Tel: + 27-83-948-7193
PRIZE AWARD NOTIFICATION
We are pleased to inform you of the announcement made on 28th February 2007,
winners of the KATA FORTUNE LOTTO INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMS, as part of our
Participants were selected through a computer ballot system drawn from
2,500,000 email addresses of individuals and companies from all part of the
world as part of our electronic business Promotions Program. Note that your
email address qualified for the draw, as a result of your visiting various
websites we are running the e-business promotions for. You/Your Company email
address, attached to ticket number 101441-7467, with serial number 513-10 drew
the lucky numbers 9, 11, 23, 27, 34, 48 and Bonus number 14 and consequently
YOU HAVE won in the Second Category.
REFERENCE NUMBER: GML-S334-KKT-8181
BATCH NUMBER: 65T-DTH77-SAR89
Your winning Ticket is Number. K87501
Your Serial Number. 545-19
Your lucky draw Numbers are. 9, 11, 23, 27, 34, 48 Bonus Number 14
Your INSURANCE Number: FLS433/455/XL/GMSA
You have therefore been approved for a lump sum pay out of ($2,000,000.00 USD)
in cash, which is the winning payout for Second category winners. This is from
the total prize money of ($26,650,000.00 USD) shared among the international
winners in the Second category. CONGRATULATIONS!
Please be informed that your CHEQUE of the sum of ($2,000,000.00 USD) will be
issued and deliver to your claim agent for verification before cashier, because
the Sponsors of this promotion has insured CHEQUE of your winning amount with
your email address, which won you this prize. Therefore you should contact your
agent and give them your full names so that they will re-insure your CHEQUE
under your full names.
Please note that you’re paying agent, will invite you to their office in
Johannesburg South Africa for your immediate payment, you have to hurry up and
contact the agent immediately. To begin your claim, please call your claim
agent immediately and also to send an urgent message to Mr.TANDO.A.TANDO,
through Phone or Email address.
NOTE: In order to avoid unnecessary delays and complications, please remember
to quote your reference and batch numbers and other information provided above
and below in every one of your correspondences with your claims agent.
KATA LOTTO PROGRAM IS A BONUS FOR THE WHOLE WORLD FIFA 2010 SOCCER WORLD
Congratulations” once again from all our staff and thank you for being part of
our promotions program.
MRS. SARAH T. JOHANNES.
THIS PROGRAM IS SPONSORED BY: SOUTH AFRICAN LOTTO AUTHORITY, KATA CASINO LTD.
AND SUPPORTED BY: (Fé?©ration Internationale de Football Association) FIFA
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