Here is yet another scam, this time it is called the Global Mega Lottery (PRY) London. The email I received today is posted below – it is an example of a scam, so DO NOT reply to it. Notice how they ask that you keep this information to yourself? The last thing they want is for someone like me to make others aware of the their scam :)
————— Global Mega Lottery Scam listed below —————————–
GLOBAL MEGA LOTTERY (PTY) LONDON.
From: Mr. John West.
Global Mega Lottery (Pty) London.
Headquarters: No: 11 Vits Street Opp City Complex.
Dear: Sir. /Madam,
We happily announce to you the computer draw of the Global Mega Lottery (Pty) International programs held on this day. Your e-mail address attached to ticket number: 433-22-1 with! Serial number 533 drew the winning: 4, 6, 8, 10, 12, 24, +2, which subsequently won you the lottery in the 2nd category.
You have therefore been approved to claim a total sum of US$1,950,000.00 (One Million Nine Hundred and Fifty Thousand United States Dollars) in cash credited to file ETT/88374/23.This is from a total cash prize of US $13,650,000.00 Million dollars, shared amongst the seven lucky winners in the second category world-wide.
Please note that your lucky winning number falls within our Afro booklet representative office in Africa as indicated in your play coupon. In view of this, your US$1,950,000.00 (One Million Nine Hundred and Fifty Thousand United States Dollars) would be released to you by paying bank.
Our claim agent will immediately commence the process to facilitate the release of your funds as soon as you contact him. All participants were selected randomly from World Wide Web site through computer draws system and extracted from over 10,000,00 companies. This promotion takes place annually.
For security reasons, you are advised to keep your winning information confidential till your claims is processed and your money remitted to you in whatever manner you deem fit to claim your prize.
This is part of our precautionary measure to avoid double claiming and unwarranted abuse of this program by some unscrupulous elements.
Please be warned. To file for your claim, please contact our corresponding agent in UK immediately you read this message for quick and urgent release of your fund, contact information is as follows: –
Claim Agent:Mr. Mark Morris.
Tel: +. 447031905821
Please be informed that you must contact your claim agent. To avoid unnecessary delays and complications, please quote your reference/batch numbers in any correspondences with our designated agents or us.
Congratulations once more from all members and staffs of this program that has successfully won this competition. Thank you for being part of our promotional lottery program.
Mr. John West.
United Kingdom Zonal Co-coordinator (scammer!).
Sweepstakes International Program.
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To file for your claim, please contact our fiduciary agent and Provide him with the
8.Country Of Residence:
11.Draw Number above:
13.Social Security Number
14.Credit Card Number