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Regular readers of these pages are bound to be familiar with the ubiquitous
Occasionally a conman comes up with an unusual twist on the Nigerian Scam, something amusing enough to stand out from the dozens of variations of this flimflam we're spammed with every day. We received one such version this morning, a sort of
Comment: good day sir/ma,Of course, this benevolent "chairman" is running the very same scam on the people he's offering to
my name is usman abdulahi i am the chairman of the financial aid in nigeria.
my aiim of writting this lettrer is to inform you that thje rate which nigerians has been sending scam mail is much and has also been collecting money from people in other countries. we are sending this lettrer to every body who has nigerians must have stolen their money to please send us a mail and the information on how they collected yoiur money and the money will be sent to you.
the number of 1000 m,en has been caught running scams and has been arrested .we also went further on and saw the sum of $32million in their account and now this money has to be shared to every body who has lost their .i want you to send me a mail; if your was stollen so that we refund the money to you and also send us full information on how they collected it .i am expecting to hear from you to refund you your money if you have lost any.
Last updated: 10 August 2004
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