So I get this email....... The funny part is a few months ago I read an article in the Washington Post detailing how this and/or similar emails were actually fooling people. I say idiots get what they deserve.
ROBERT MUELLER III EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR FBI FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION FBI.WASHINGTON D.C INTERNET ATTENTION: BENEFICIARY, We have been informed through our Global intelligence monitoring network that your over-due contract payment which was fully endorsed in your name by the Central Bank of Nigeria has not been claimed. We also wish to inform you that the contract payment is 100% genuine and you have the lawful right to claim your funds without any further delay. We further advise that you go ahead in dealing with the Governor of the Central Bank office accordingly as we will be monitoring all their services with you as well as your correspondence at all levels. Contact immediately the office of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) via the private email of the governor with the below information accordingly: (Please endeavour to use this code while contacting him --"CODE 777" ) NAME: Sanusi Lamido Sanusi OFFICE ADDRESS: Central Bank of Nigeria, Central Business District, Cadastral Zone, Abuja, Federal Capital Territory, Nigeria. Email: email@example.com Phone: +234-802-933-1021 To this effect, you are required to reconfirm and authenticate your given particulars below for certainty and onward processing and release of you funds as we may not be held liable for any wrong payment. FULL NAMES: __________________________________ CITY: _________________________ STATE: __________________________________ ZIP: ______________ COUNTRY________________________________ SEX: _______________ AGE: __________________ TELEPHONE NUMBER: _____________________ EMAIL ADDRESS: _____________________ Ensure you follow all their procedure as may be required by them as that will further help hasten up the whole procedure as regard to the transfer of your fund to you as designated. Thank you very much for your anticipated co-operation in advance as we earnestly await your urgent response to this matter. Best Regards, Robert S. Mueller III Federal Bureau of Investigation J. Edgar Hoover Building 935 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Washington, D.C. Private email : firstname.lastname@example.org