This e-mail was send to me with yahoo logos and promotions - please confirm the walid of the e-mail...thanx!!?

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Dato:Wed, 08 Nov 2006 14:18:54 +0100

WORLDWIDE PROMOTION

YOUR NOTIFICATION

Congrats

Yahoo! is a commercial portal to sites on the World Wide Web. Yahoo! today includes many features not found in the original site, but retains at its core two basic services: a categorized, clickable, hierarchically classified list of human-selected Web sites and a search engine (qv) . As part of our scheme to thank our numerous users, on the directive of our ceo Mr Jerry and David, an online promo was introduced.

We happily announce to you of the result of the just concluded annual final draws of YAHOO UK Annual Promo. The online YAHOO UK Annual Promo draws was conducted by a random selection of email addresses from an exclusive list of 17,922 E-mail addresses of individuals and corporate bodies picked by an advanced automated random computer search from the internet. However, no tickets were sold but all email addresses were assigned to different ticket numbers for representation and privacy.

After this automated computer ballot, your e-mail address emerged as one of nine(9) winners in the sixth category for the third prize with the following data:

Ref Number: YP/941OYI/04

Batch Number: 12/25/0034

Ticket Number: 56475600545 188

You as well as the other winners are therefore to receive a cash prize of £500,000 (FIVE HUNDRED THOUSAND BRITISH POUNDS) each from the total payout.

Your prize award has been insured with your e-mail address and will be transferred to you upon meeting the requirements, verifications and satisfactory report. Please note that your lucky winning number falls within our Southern Africa booklet representative office in Africa as indicated in your play coupon.

To begin the claims processing of your prize winnings you are advised to contact our licensed and accredited claims agent/security company for Sixth category winners with the information below:

Call MR.SHAWN PAUL with bellow details

TELEPHONE NUMBER 27 73 166 6210

Email: agentshawnpaul03@yahoo.co.uk

YAHOO WORLD PROMO CLAIMS AGENT

Payment and Release Order Dept.

25 Orange Grove.

15th Floor.Johannesburg S.A

You are to give the below informations to the claim's agent.

1.Full Names & Address:................

2.Sex/Age:....................................

3.Nationality:...................................

4.Country Of Residence:...................

5.Mobile & Fax number:...................

6.Occupation:......................................

7.Your Reference:..............................

8.Batch number:.................................................

Send your filled form immediately, so we can proceed with the processing of your prize.

Warm Regards,

NOTE: All winnings must be claimed within 21 days from notification date. After the expiration all unclaimed funds would be included in the next stake.

You are to keep all winning information away from the general public especially your reference and ticket numbers. (This is important as a

case of double claims will not be entertained).

ALL REPLIES SHOULD BE DIRECTED TO

agentshawnpaul03@yahoo.co.uk

Thank you and congratulations!!!

Yours faithfully,

CHARLES DICKSON(Mr)

Yahoo Worldwide Promo Coordinator.

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  • 1 decade ago
    Favorite Answer

    Scam!!!!

    See below to report.

  • hughs
    Lv 4
    3 years ago

    Oh my goodness, how embarrassing. specific, i've got sent e-mails to the incorrect individual before. i've got additionally even sent a private message to a individual to a collection by potential of coincidence too. fortuitously the gang proprietor understood regardless of the undeniable fact that it constructive replaced into embarrassing.

  • 1 decade ago

    Sorry, it screams scam to me. UK promotion administered in South Africa? Unlikely.

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