Other versions of the scam play on your charity, loneliness, or naiveté (you can't win a lottery you didn't enter! Orphan, cancer patient, dead bank customer, phony job offer, overpayment with a cashier's check... Although 419ers have their own style, their emails, which smack of political satire, contain elements harking back to 19th century European literature. a struggling student with alien abduction issues YOU ARE NOTING BUT A FOOOOOOOOOOOOOOL - Lou Al Sindor is anything but. THE BAIT THAT WOULDN'T DIE - Lou Sindor's five-month foray against phony bankers (another "we owe you money you've been scammed out of" scam OOZING CAPITAL - Rabbi Ben Zona in a "we owe you money you've been scammed out of" scam THINGS OF THE EARTH ARE CANAL - Beau D'Acious vs a Solomon Islands cancer victim SHARP AS AN ECHIDNA - Sheila the koala farmer looks for love in all the wrong places OIL ON TROUBLED WATERS - scammer poses as political militant MANY A SLIP 'TWIST CUP AND LIP - Charles Farnes-Barnes receives a grant! DEAR LANDLORD - Wheelchair-bound Lovey Howell answers bogus rental ad (updated april 29) NOT IN THE CARDS - Filthy Mc Nasty and an ATM card loaded with moolah! FINAL FALLACY - Sephiroth Crescent versus scammers - and Strife! A MESSAGE TO YOU RUDY - Naz tries to help an orphan claim his inheritance ONE LUMPUR OR TWO?SOCIAL ENGINEERING - Lonslo Tossov hears from a lonely scammer TOUGH GIG - Billy Bob stands to make a mint - for the price of a 120GB drive THE OGONI AND THE ECSTASY - send a cow and some kola nuts - or just cash - a Cammy White tale SLAM DUNK - Scammer lectures Lou Al Sindor about charity LICKED - Short, very funny, not safe for work WHITE MISCHIEF - the Lads meet Whitey Bulger GO LOKO - Frank Larzlo makes a lovely Western Union form O BROTHER WHEREFORE ART THOU - Nathan Detroit spurns graft IT DIDN'T JELL - in a change of pace, Lonslo Tossov meets a nice Russian girl I WILL USE MY AFRICA NATIVE JUJU TO KILL YOU THERE IN YOUR COUNTRY - Mal Reynolds tries to help a scammer come out of the closet ALL THAT JAZZ - Filthy Mc Nasty returns to claim secret boxes of cash at the airport! a Cancer Victim (updated) WANKER REDUX - A new Arnold Wanker emerges, wielding a bottle of Jim Beam against scammers BLIND LUCK - Scammers offer to cure Lewd Noogie of his urges and he learns too late that you CAN go blind doing That. I ALWAYS GET TWO STUPID AMERICANS - or, if you're Noogie I'll be frank - a scammer lets her hair down SPURIOUS - Rabbi Ben Zona returns to deal with a Bank Director AS FRENCH AS I WANNA BE - Daughter of Laurent Gbagbo appeals for help - Anna De Meanour answers! THE FINAL VERDICT - Fake Korean banker versus Jack Kervorkian ALL IN THE CARDS - locksmith Gabriel Varden is offered a gift WHAT A CROC - Aussie Ted Bundee tries to help an orphan PLAYING IT COOL - Lewd Noogie vs. - Tushie Meshuganah tries to help a dying woman WHAT THE DICKENS - Solicitor Conversation Kenge receives a dubious proposition O BROTHER WHERE ART THOU - A priest marooned in the wilds of Wales needs help SCAMMING QUA SCAMMING - Harry Butkrak tries to help a widow REAL IN LOVE 4 U - Dr. Charlie Brown - a 'cascade' bait from the archives SHE'S JUST A GIRL WHO SAYS THAT I AM THE ONE - Lonslo Tossov & Cardinal Richelieu help an orphan ALL REET - Reverend Sir Charles Farnes-Barnes helps a cancer patient 21 GRAMS - fake movie producers invite Harry Butkrak to a red carpet event CONNECT THE DOTS - Lonely, rich Baybinda Woods hears from a nice young man A VERY SHORT LIFE SPERM - scammer with a tragic health issue vs. IT'S A SCAM - Witold Padarewski staves off the Lads CIAO BELLA, or VESTI LA MUGU - Cy Gezunt is the heir of Luciano Pavarotti MAGNUM FARCE - Lads based in Malaysia try to scam Willard Fong (a Naz adventure) SOMETHING SMELLS IN SWABIA - Wehrmacht veteran Harold Stassen undermines Lad morale YOUR GAME IS FAKE! pause for American-centric moment: counting down to the inauguration...Fuji musician Pasuma Alabi who changed his title from Arabambi to Oganla 1 of Fuji music at the 70th birthday party of Nigerian movie queen, Idowu Phillips aka Mama rainbow on the 21st of Oct, 2012 has cleared the air on the ongoing rumour that music star Wasiu Ayinde Kwam1 is dating his daughter, Wasilat. speedy change of title from Arambambi to Oganla1 has generated a lot of buzz with many insinuating Pasuma must have fallen apart from Wasiu Ayinde due to rivalry war.COM BIKEFOREST: PEDALING FOR PANCAKES BIKEFOREST: REVEREND LUGIO BRAD CHRISTENSEN HOW TO BECOME RICH DOTCOM THE ENRON VERSION ESCAPE TO BEESTONIA J. THE F-WORD 172 TIMES - Gomez Adams Law, crooked nurse, in a tale of betrayal! - Malcolm Reynolds versus a stranded orphan, in two parts, over a year - chat! come for the MP3s, stay for the humor I SEE BUCKS - Tushie Meshuganah and Lonslo Tossov, together again, in a variation on the inheritance format IT AIN'T OGAH TILL IT'S OGAH - Mal Reynolds and a contract scam - fake scammers! (updated) THE TABLES ARE TURNED - Filthy Mc Nasty negotiates a loan with a scammer (updated) YOU CAN BANK ON THAT - Ben Zona is tempted by the dark side STILL WAITING - Lex Talionis versus a remorseful oil minister (updated april 28) DRIVE ME LIKE MOTOR - porn star Stevieperv Rammer versus Dr Orji (really) YOU DON'T HAVE TO LIVE LIKE A REFUGEE - Captain Manwairing is back! ), IRAQ AND A HARD PLACE, and DEAD BANK CUSTOMER pages RICHARD IS AVAILABLE - lonely koala rancher Alotta Fosters chatted up by a scammer THE HISTORY OF MR FOLLY - Aesir-worshipping photomodel Cammy White vs.
DE DELPHI FAQ - scam chat transcripts FOREIGN OFFICE SPECIAL OPS DEPT 419 HELL JOE WEIN MES AMIS LES CYBER ARNAQUEURS NIGERIAN ANTI-SCAM NETWORK NOTTINGHAM: SCAMBAITING AND ME SCAMBAITER DEUTSCHLAND SCAM PATROL SCAMBAITING'S WORLD SIKKERHETSTJENESTE HEAR NO EVIL (deaf relay scams) WORDTRAVELS (forum, dating scams) This web site curates (hilariously unsuccessful) attempts at ADVANCE FEE FRAUD.[If you're already hip, skip to the scambaits] The sender claims to be a bureaucrat, banker or royal toadie, wanting to move vast sums into your hands, honestly or otherwise. Palms must be greased, imaginary legal documents must be acquired - with your money. eventually you get wise, and retire to lick your wounds. Most '419' e-mails come from West Africa, chiefly Nigeria, or Nigerian expatriates (who happily scam other Nigerians). That is scambaiting, and the raison d'être for Scamorama.] The 125 letters below introduce the literary genre of the Lads from Lagos. TROUBLE IN PARADISE - Lou Al S1ndor's 11-month bait, complete with conniving imaginary rival scammer BARGING IN - Tossov is invited to a conference! AMANDA RECKON WITH - from Rabbi Ben Zona's archives, Amanda the refugee STRAIGHT OUTTA EAST DOCKLANDS - OR NOT - Maryjane Bongresin vs. James (updated 8/26) CUSTOMER CARE - Rabbi Ben Zona hears from the U. TAKE IT ON FAITH - Nigel Ryan-Schama insists a scammer abandon his faith IMA NOTHER - Raynaz's friend was mugged and needs money to get home! ' - video Section 419 (Nigerian Criminal Code) Economic & Financial Crimes Commission (NG) Nigerian Government Nigerian Embassy Ghana Police Bulletins Dutch Embassy in Norway (NL) Action Fraud - UK attorney general's fraud reporting centre London Police Fraud Alert US Secret Service Nigeria-Related Financial Crime:links with Britain - Chatham House Australian Institute of Criminology Prosecuting Nigerian Fraud (PDF) Nigerian Advance Fee Fraud - US State Department (PDF) Transparency International Arnaques immobilières [FR] (real estate scams) Nigeria Business Info Travel Report: Nigeria (Canadian Consular Affairs) US State Dept. 419 Page West African criminal networksin Southern Africa Project 419 Coalition Western Union Fraud Awareness Wire Transfer Restrictions Nigeria Nigerian Date Scammers Caught in Malaysia (You Tube) Ivory Coast cracks down on cyber crime From Nigeria with love Welsh version - no language is safe!Village ruined by scam What A Nigerian Facebook Scam Looks Like Palm Beach airport sting nabs scammer Outo petos käräjillä (3 Nigerians charged for counterfeiting money; Finnish) Lads impersonate UK Justice Secretary Canadian women fleeced Wash-wash cleans out Canadian youth Lads from Lagos target Facebook Woman sentenced for aiding check scam Detenidas 87 personas en Madrid Scholarly publishing scam UK arrests in Nigerian fake cheque scam Scammers on Shutterfly 419 scam over Skype (private blog) Scammers rent out other peoples' homes(private blog) NZ mum, son lose 0k EFCC raid on cybercafe (You Tube) Check scam victim jailed Politicians sold 'corruption-free' certificates Elderly Milwaukee man cleaned out Hard drive data milked by scammers Dating scam (KUSA, Denver) Victim shoots husband Politie pakt internetoplichters op Former CEO of credit union charged (USA) I Will Eat Your Dollars (LA Times) EFCC makes conmen repay victim (BBC) Scammers Keep Working- down, down in Festac Town we go, my Lad NZ grandmother sentenced Torture and murder by 419 gang (ZA) Australian embezzled for 419ers E-mailfraudeurs nog steids acteef Lads in Doom 3 Church of the Painted Breast (UK) Nigeria arrests 500 (OZ) Miljon-bluffaren - (Sweden) Busted in Pakistan Busted in Ireland Cyfaddef cludo offer i dwyllo - (Busted in Wales) Canadian TV exposé 52 arrests in Netherlands Chello helpt bij oprollen oplichtersbende CBN decries scams in banks PC builder takes 419ers for £171 Nigerian consul murdered in Prague Fraude bancaire Lad talks to Wired Cybertruffa alla nigeriana Foolscap All Babawilly's Dictionary Black Looks Elendu Reports The Guardian Kwenu Motherland Nigeria Nigeria Daily Nigerian Muse Nigeria Village Square Nigerian Blog Aggregator Nigeria Web Nigeria Weblog Ring Online Nigeria 419: Death of a Nation's Aspirations Sierra Leone Web Lad gender issues More to Nigeria than the Lads Who Isn't Who - real people impersonated Frontline: Links & Resources Czech it out: Podvodné e-maily - 419 scam The French Connection: Revue d'escroquerie (Vidocq) Spanish Prisoner sendup - 1910 POETRY! ) NORTIFIED - Lex Talionis & a Lad who won't take no for an answer plus update to the German Versions page (see right sidebar) YOU CAN CALL ME AL - a Naz tale in the making CAMMY vs THE CONTRACT KILLER - Goth supermodel Camille White and the Bad Samaritan THERE IS NO GOD - Lex Talionis is a skeptic about religion as well as million-dollar offers out of the blue MUCH ADO ABOUT SOMETHING - Chat FB avec un fraudeur se faisant passer pour professeur.I am doing this at the right time and I felt there is a need to do it and create my own identity.I have been bearing the name Arambambi 2 for several years but I feel the time is right for me to create my own identity.