February 19, 2012

Email Scam: Barclays Bank $1.5m Compensation Fund for Nigerian

A new twist in the Nigerian email scams - Barclays bank $1.5m compensation fund for victims of Nigerian email scams - and send your information fast, they don’t have time to waste.

Never reply to such emails or share your information.
The scam email -

Barclays Bank London UK
From the desk of: Mr. Barrett Johnson
Tel: +447024034135
Fax: +447024010359

RE: payment on compensation fund OF US$1.5M.

I am Mr. Barrett Johnson, the director of swift transfer unit of Barclays bank London UK.
This is to notify you that you’re compensation fund of (US$1.500.000) one million five hundred thousand us. Dollars only has been approved for transfer. we are mandated to transfer your total sum of $1.500 000.00, via electronic telephone banking transfer system by the Paris club, United Nation(UN), European union and international monetary fund (IMF).

However the money was awarded to you as a compensation fund by the Paris club, United Nation (UN) and European Union and International Monetary fund (IMF) in conjunction with USA government.  As the result of your email address been reported as one of the scammed victims by Nigerian's.
What we need from you now is any form of your identification for example; your international passport or you’re driver’s license, then your telephone and fax number for easy communication with your receiving bank account details.

As a matter of fact we don’t have enough time to waste since we have wasted time in contacting you, so try and comply with the entire necessary requirement for remittance.Contact me on our official email: officialmail2011@yahoo.co.jp expecting you’re immediately response.

For your information we are paying you for now US$1.5M.

Your urgent response is imperative.

Yours Sincerely,
Mr. Barrett Johnson
Barclays Bank London UK

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