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ECONOMIC & FINANCIAL CRIME COMMISSION (EFCC) FOREIGN OPERATION DEPT, LAGOS – NIGERIA FROM THE DESK OF MR.IBRAHIM LAMORDE. ECONOMIC & FINANCIAL CRIMES COMMISSION (EFCC)
Attention: Dear Beneficiary,
APPROVED COMPENSATION PAYMENT AWARD OF US$10M.
I am Mr. Ibrahim Lamorde the chairman of ECONOMIC & FINANCIAL CRIME COMMISSION (EFCC).EFCC in alliance with Economic community of West African states (ECOWAS) with head Office here in Nigeria.
We have been working towards the eradication of fraudsters and scam Artists in Western part of Africa With the help of United States
Government and the United Nations in conjunction with FBI INTERNATIONAL.We have been able to track down so many of this scam artist in various parts of west African countries which includes (NIGERIA, REPUBLIC OF BENIN, TOGO, GHANA CAMEROUN AND SENEGAL e.t.c) and they are in our custody here in Lagos Nigeria.
We have been able to recover so much money from these scam artists. The United Nation Anti-crime commission and the United State
Government have ordered the money recovered from these Scammers to be shared among 100 Lucky people around the globe.
This is to inform you that a Debit Cash Card Valued at $10 Million United States Dollars has been accredited in your favour.We hereby officially notify you about the present arrangement to pay you your over due contract/inheritance funds which you could not complete the process of the released of your transfer valued$10Million,( Ten Million Dollars Only)With Pacific foreign exchange allocation number:PT/sss/10M USD/FEN3345.We have decided to pay your funds through (ATM MasterCard). This arrangement was initiated/constituted by the World Bank and FBI, due to fraudulent activities going on globally.The ATM MasterCard was contracted and powered by FIRST BANK PLC,NIGERIA.
The World Bank, FBI introduced this payment arrangement as to enable our contractors/inheritance beneficiary to receive their funds without any interference.Please contact Mr. Johnson Kirk, an expatriate mandated by United Nations to cover all outstanding claims due to foreigners since 1998 till date.
Contact him on his Email: email@example.com with the following information to facilitate your claims as the FBI, WORLD BANK and The United Nation has made every necessary provision to ensure that payment goes to you as the beneficiary.
Upon the receipt of this information we are going to credit your funds into the MasterCard before we will proceed to dispatch the card directly to your nominated mailing address by (UPS).So you absolutely have nothing to worry about as all we need is your prompt response and co-operation.We guarantee you 100% safety and wish you the best of luck.
Mr. Ibrahim Lamorde
CHAIRMAN ECONOMIC & FINANCIAL CRIME COMMISSION
(EFCC) FOREIGN OPERATIONS DEPT,