Scam Email received June 29, 2018 from firstname.lastname@example.org
HM Paymaster General
HM Paymaster General
HM Paymaster General – email@example.com
Payment Refund Commission (PRC) HM Paymaster General United kingdom Attention, This is a Refund Commission set up by the new United Nations Resolution Panel and Executive Management of HM Paymaster General, v with U.S. Federal Reserve Bank in accordance with the global Financial System Stability of the IMF/World Bank in other to help restore the International image of our continents and to pay compensation to the less privileges and also to fight against corruption in all United Nations member countries this year, 2018 with a five Key Agenda. The five key objectives of this Commission are stated thus: 1). To recover and refund to the legal owner any money extorted illegal from any Foreigner 2). To recover and refund to the legal owner any property extorted illegally from any Foreigner 3). To recover and refund to the legal owner any contractual payment denied from any Foreigner 4). To recover and refund to the legal owner any confiscated or diverted payment from any Foreigner 5). To Fish-out and prosecute any illegal act perpetuated against any Foreigner in the country However, You are to report immediately to Remittance department at firstname.lastname@example.org with your full name, country, address, occupation and your direct phone number if you fall in any of the above listed agenda for immediate processing of your refund and compensation.. Lewis Lekan Chairman Payment Refund Commission (PRC) Payment Refund Commission (PRC) HM Paymaster General United kingdom email@example.com
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