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Date: Fri, 23 Sep 2011 23:34:04 +0100
Subject: Western Union (money transfer)
Western Union (money transfer)
We send this email to confirm that you have a transfer line 5000$ by western union. A total sum of 1,200,000$ has been approved to pay to you through western union. Your name and particulars were discovered through the list of the outstanding debts due for payment.
After a meeting with the Federal Ministry of Finance, we came to a conclusion to make use of western union by sending this money install mentally at the rate of 5000$ per day till your reach payment of 1,200,000$ is fully transferred.
For your information, A transfer of 5000$ have just been affected in your name. You must contact MR. ROBERT HAMMOND via email: firstname.lastname@example.org to forward the mtcn details to you.
Note you must provide the following information to Mr. Robert Hammond:
Your Full Name:
Telephone and Fax Number:
Mrs. Susan Mathew.