My avid reader sent me this email, with the title “are you alive or dead?”. I thought she meant me for a minute or two – I’ve been away for a few days, posting from a family member’s computer. Then I realised it was the title of the scam email I was being forwarded.
It’s a short missive. The email address is almost as long as the message. It’s still a scam, of course. You aren’t going to be paid 10.5m anything. Just delete the email and don’t reply. Mrs Waziri just wants to take money from you by way of advance fees.
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–Economic and Financial Crime EFCC