419 scams go seriously meta

Thank goodness this got through my spam filter. Those 419ers have truly come of age….

from Mr Kelly <kelly20774@yahoo.com>
reply-to melvyncrook@yahoo.com.au
date Tue, Sep 1, 2009 at 1:24 PM
subject FROM Mr. Robert B Dewar
mailed-by yahoo.com
signed-by yahoo.com

Metro Plaza, Plot 991/992
Zakari Maimalari Street
Cadastral Zone AO,
Central Business District, Abuja.
TEL: TEL: +2348037026106
E-MAIL:( bcommission_37@yahoo.fr)

Attention Please

We are delegates from the British High Commission to pay 104 identified victims of 419 scam. You are listed and approved for this payment as one of the scammed victims. get back to us as soon as possible for the immediate payment of your compensation funds. On this faithful recommendations, I want you to know that during the last UN meetings held in Abuja, Nigeria, it was alarmed so much by the rest of the world in the meetings on the lose of funds by various foreigners to the scam artists operating in syndicates all over the world today, in other to retain the good image of the country, the president of the Country in collaboration with the British high commission is now paying 104 victims of this operators.
Due to the corrupt and inefficient banking systems in Nigeria, the payments are to be paid through (Mr. Robert Dewar) British high commission under funding assistance by the Central Bank of Nigeria. According to the number of applicants at hand, 84 proved victims has been paid, half of the victims are from the United States and Asia, we still have more 20 left to be paid the compensations.
Your particulars was mentioned as one of their victims of the operations by one of the syndicates who was arrested, you are hereby warned not to communicate or duplicate this message to him for any reason for whatsoever, the US secret service is already on trace of the criminal.
You will receive your compensations payments via an ATM cashable at any ATM center around your country. I shall feed you with further modalities as soon as I hear from you. In reply, confirm your delivery information such as your:
1. contact telephone number
2. Delivery address.
Respond with Your Personal information including your phone number.
You can also contact my office on: +TEL: +2348037026106.
Yours faithfully,
Mr. Robert B Dewar
British High Commission)
TEL: +2348037026106



  1. Jade

    Is this a scam?

    From: ANDREA PAULA. [mailto:andreapaula001@yahoo.com]
    Sent: Saturday, September 12, 2009 5:39 PM
    To: jadeye@jadeye.co.za

    Dear Sir/Ma,
    I am Andrea Paula,I write to introduce our Ministry ” His Grace Ministries”. Our main importance of sending this mail is to crave your sense of honesty and sincerity with respect to this enquiry. We want to enquire from you if you can book an accommodation for the Church team who will be arriving Evangelical Program. We would be most appreciative if you would be willing to do so.

    Number of Guest: 10
    Date of Arrival: 10th OCTOBER 2009
    Date of Departure: 20th OCTOBER 2009
    Type of Room: Double Bed
    Persons Per Room: 2
    Number of Rooms: 5

    For prompt action, we would be very grateful, if you can send with the total cost for of the accommodation to effect the prepayment and the following details:


    We would be expecting your prompt response so that we can forward our Credit Card Details for prepayment.

    Thank you and God Bless,
    Best Regards,
    Andrea Paula.

    PHONE LINES: +44 702 408 2930
    +44 702 406 4815

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