Nigerian Scams

Enclosed is a typical Nigerian scam email;

From: Uzzifarms Ltd
241 Sidney Ave.
Waterkloof, Pretoria
Tel: +27 76 0295111

My name is Mrs. Mercy Tsvangirai, from Zimbabwe Southern Africa .I am The Wife Of Late Arnold Tsvangirai, owner UZZI farm Ltd and a brother to MDC Party Leader Mr. Morgan Tsvangirai, affected by President Mugabe's land reform acts which is depriving us of rights in all facets.

I have $12.5Million dollars which I will like to invest for my children Miss Agnes and Mr. Themba with your firm /company since I am not business incline following the lost of my husband. If you are interested do get back to me for more information or call my son Themba on the Tel: +27 760295111

Waiting for your urgent response
Yours truly

Mrs. Mercy Tsvangira

Most have carry the theme of having a large amount of money to disperse and require a willing participant to share in the wealth. Some try to convince the reader by carrying a religious or financial hardship theme and may use current events to reinforce their story.

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