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SCAM WATCH: Internet & SMS Scams - Phishing - Email Fraud

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24.8.11

Another Internet Scam: From INTERNATIONAL PROMOTIONS/PRIZE AWARD

 

!!!CONGRATULATION!!!

 
UNITED KINGDOM IN COLABRATION WITH GOLD MINING COMPANY.
 
INTERNATIONAL PROMOTIONS/PRIZE AWARD LONDON MILLION INT & NATIONAL LOTTERY PROMOTION OUAGADOUGOU BURKINA FASO,AVENUE KWAME NKRUMAH 01 BP .
 
                WINNING/AWARD FINAL NOTIFICATION
 
MOTTO : CELEBRATING THE DIFFERENCE YOU'VE MADE
950,000.00 Euros  EMAIL SELECTION AWARD WINNING  PRIZE 2011
 
!!!CONGRATULATION!!! !!!CONGRATULATION!!! !!!CONGRATULATION!!! !!!CONGRATULATION!!!
 
Dear Lucky Winner,

We are pleased to inform you of the result of the E-MAILS LOTTERY RAFFLE DRAW an  International program held on the   20th of AUGUST 2011.Your e-mail address was attached to the following informations
     
(1) TICKET NUMBER:             6325698-44596-222
(2) SERIAL NUMBER:             BATCH/410-32659
(3) LUCKY DRAW NUMBER:  4014-236985744

which consequently won in the 2nd category, you have therefore been approved for a lump sum payment of(950,000.00 Euros Ne Hundred and fifty Thousand Euros) .
 
NOTE: Due to mix up of some numbers and names, we ask that you keep your winning information confidential until your claim has been processed and your money remitted to you. This is part of our security protocols to avoid double claiming and unwarranted abuse of this program by some participants.
 
All participants were selected through a computer ballot system drawn from over 20,000 company and 30,000,000 individual email addresses from all over the world.
 
This promotional program takes place every year. This lottery was promoted and sponsored by International software organization committee, we hope with part of your winning you will take part in our next coming (1million euro) international lottery.
 
To file for your claim, Please contact the claiming Agent stated below to receive your winning Money immediately:
 
NAME: MR  COLINS SMITH.

CONGRATULATIONS: Contact your claim agent for due processing and remittance of your prize money to a designated account of your choice. Remember, you must contact your claims officer not later than
15/09/2011. After this date, all funds will be returned as unclaimed.
 
NOTE: In order to avoid unnecessary delays and complications, please remember to quote your reference numbers in every one of your Correspondences with your officers.
 
Furthermore,should there be any change of your address, do inform your claims officer as soon as possible.
 
Congratulations again from all our staff and thank you for being part of our Promotions program.
 
We wish you continued good fortunes.
Best regards.
 
The Management,
Lottery Organisation.
MR  BASHIM HUSSAN

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