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Ms - Word Lotto Lottery / scam!

1 United States Review updated:

I've got this on my email:

From: the desk of the e - mail promotions manager international promotions / prizeaward department, microsoft corporation word lotteryunited kingdom. 61 - 70 southampton row, bloomsbury london united kingdom wc1b 4ar. Reference no: msw - l / [protected]batch no: 2009 - feburary - l#22 winner no: 5amount won: £1, 000, 000. 00 pounds electronic mail award winning notificationaward presentation center: united kingdom microsoft winning notification ! Thank you for using email / computer. Dear sir / madam, we the microsoft cooperation management worldwide are pleased to inform you of the today’s winners of our annual ms - word lotto lottery conducted in africa being the host of the event for this present year mega jackpot lotto winning programs held on 27th feburary, 2009. Your personal e - mail address or company email is attached to winner no: 5, feburary 2009 09msw, with serial number s / n - 00168 drew the lucky numbers [protected], and consequently won in the first lottery category. You have therefore been approved for lump sums pay of gbp £1, 000, 000. 00 ( (One million british pounds sterling) in cash credited to file ref no:msw - l / [protected] this is from total prize money of gbp 27, 500, 000. 00 pounds, shared among the twenty - five (25) lucky international winners in first and second category. All participants were selected from worldwide websites especially yahoo mail through our microsoft computer ballot system drawn from 21, 000 names, 3, 000 names from each continent (Canada, asia, australia, united state, europe, middle east, africa and oceania, as part of international "e - mail" promotions program, which is conducted annually for our prominent ms - word users all over the world, and to encourage the use of internet and computers worldwide. Your fund (Certified cheque) has been insured with your ref no: msw - l / [protected] and will be ready for delivery. It will be delivered to you by one of our paymaster staff in charge of african zone (Prof. Aziz muhammad) . Your e - mail address should be used in all correspondence with your claims officer, please note that, you are to contact your claims officer via email and phone as we are promoting the use of e - mail. Also you have the right to call him to confirm your winnings and government tax payment that is all, as he will provide you with the necessary details on how to claim your prize. You are to keep your ref. Number and batch number from the public, until you have been processed and your prize money delivered to you. This is part of our security protocol to avoid double claiming and the act of scamming people of their ref number and prizes. We hope with a part of your prize, you will participate in our next year high stakes of us$0. 3billion international lottery. To claim your winning prize, you must first contact our african claims department by email for processing and remittance of your prize money to you. The paymaster officer contact email is: prof. Aziz muhammad (Microsoft paymaster) email: paymentawardoffice1974@yahoo.Comtell: +2348050909525fax: 234 - [protected] remember, all prize money must be claimed on or after 27th march 2009. All funds not claimed on or after the fixed date will be suspended and returned as unclaimed. Note: in order to avoid unnecessary delays and complications, please remember to quote your reference and batch numbers in all correspondences with your claims officer. Do not reply any other mails like this on net, as they are a lot of scam artist out there pretending to be us. You may see mails like this do not reply. Do contact your claims officer (Prof. Aziz muhammad) . At once you will be asked to provide some details to enable the office proceed with your winning certificate and file keeping. Congratulations, once more from the entire management and staff of microsoft cooperation to all our lucky winners this year. Thank you for being part of this promotional lottery program. Our special thanks and gratitude to bill gate of microsoft and all his associates for alliviating poverty round the world.
Thank you for using email / computer.
Sincerely,

Je
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  • Ad
      18th of Nov, 2008
    0 Votes

    I WON 500, 000 pounds sterling ref no: msw-l200-26937 bucth 2008marchtl#55 winningno5

  • Na
      14th of Mar, 2009
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    I also got this kind of lottery notification

  • Na
      14th of Mar, 2009
    0 Votes

    i am not sure what is it but i am totally confused so please give me some advice that what i have to do... is it fact or fraud.

  • Sa
      11th of Apr, 2009
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    hy, my name is sandro paska...
    i've got the same email about MS WORD LOTERE winning confirmation...
    do you think it's true??????????

  • Sm
      23rd of Nov, 2009
    0 Votes

    hy, my name is Mohamed Yoonus, From Srilanka
    i've got the same email about MS WORD LOTERE winning confirmation...
    do you think it's true?
    I sent e-mail my claim agent, but not respond..

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