Keep in mind that these scammers use several different email addresses. They also hijack other email accounts so pay attention to the one that says "reply-to". The email address associated with this email I got was firstname.lastname@example.org.
Federal Government of Nigeria
Office of the Presidency
Nigerian Presidential Complex,
Aso Rock Presidential Villa,
Our Ref: FGN/PRE/VP/FMF/2015
Attn : Beneficiary,
Greetings to you and your house hold.
I am in receipt of the out come of Mr President's meeting with recently
visited United Nations Secretary General Mr Ban Ki-Moon,U.S Delegates and
Africa Union Heads Of Government in Nigeria on Monday August 24,2015
decided to contact you for the release of your outstanding payment.
I write to inform you once again that your payment file was enlisted among
the contractors whose funds has been delayed by the previous Governments
in Nigeria. Payment review committee which was set-up few weeks ago has
recommended your funds for immediate payment.
Mr President is considering to approve the release of your outstanding
payment from the Federal Government Of Nigeria Oil Reserve Account
overseas which has been submitted to the Senate and House of
Representative for approval/ratification.
By return mail, kindly re-confirm to me your full name, contact address,
private contact telephone number and your bank account details where you
want your fund to be wired immediately for verification. Also re-confirm
your expected amount to be received.
Mr President has assured Nigerians and International community that he
will run a corrupt free Government during his campaign and we are ready to
assist you now to fulfill the campaign promises to Nigerians and
international community so I want you to embrace this opportunity and
ensure to heed to my guideline and advise.
Mallam Shehu Garba
(Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media)
This message is intended only for the use of the person to whom it is
addressed and may contain information that is confidential and privileged
under applicable laws. If you are not the intended recipient, you are
hereby notified that any use, review, disclosure or copying of this
message and the information it contains is prohibited.