Below is a sample of the "EGame Lottery Inc Electronic Mail Award Winning" programme or promotion scam, please do not follow the instructions in it.
From: BILL firstname.lastname@example.org
Date: Sun, Mar 12, 2017 at 1:12 PM
Subject: EGAME LOTTERY INC. ELECTRONIC MAIL AWARD WINNING
NOTIFICATION AWARD PRESENTATION CENTER:
Winning no: GB8701/LPRC
Dear Lucky Winner,
We are delighted to inform you that you have won 2015 Egame Lottery programme Which is fully based on an Electronic selection of winners using their e-mail addresses Your name was attached to ticket number;47061725 07056490902 serial number 7741137002 This batch draws the lucky numbers as follows 5-13-33-37-42 bonus number 17, which consequently won the lottery in the second category.
You hereby have been approved a lump sum pay of €900,000.00 (Nine Hundred Thousand Euro's) in cash credit file ref: ILP/HW 47509/02 from the total cash prize of €7,200,000.00 shared amongst eight lucky winners in this category.
All participant were selected through a computer balloting system drawn from Nine hundred thousand E-mail addresses from Canada, Australia, United States, Asia, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Oceania as part of our international promotions program which is conducted annually.
This Lottery was promoted and sponsored by a conglomerate of some multinational companies as part of their social responsibility to the citizens in the communities where they have operational base
HOW TO CLAIM YOUR PRIZE Simply contact our fiduciary agent
NAME: DR, RAY BILL
TELEPHONE NUMBER: +27 843 585 272
To file for your claim. Please quote your reference, batch and winning
number which can be found on the top left corner of this notification as
well as your full name, address and telephone number to help locate your
For security reasons, we advice all winners to keep this information confidential from the public until your claim is processed and your prize released to you. This is part of our security protocol to avoid double claiming and unwarranted taking advantage of this programmer by non-participant or unofficial personnel.
FILL OUT OUR ONLINE VERIFICATION FORM
Note, all winnings MUST be claimed before the month runs out, otherwise all
funds will be returned as Unclaimed and
eventually donated to charity Congratulations once again on your
BREACH OF CONFIDENTIALITY ON THE PART OF THE WINNERS WILL
RESULT TO DISQUALIFICATION.
MANAGEMENT, EGAME LOTTERY INC.
LOTTERY SPONSORS: CHIEF SPONSORS; MICROSOFT CORPORATION UK, MICROSOFT
CORPORATION AFRICA, MICROSOFT CORPORATION
USA, MICROSOFT CORPORATION ASIA