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"DIAMOND LOTTO SOUTH AFRICA,
10 SUNSET AVE. ROODEPORT, 4412
JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA.
TEL: 27 XXXXXXXXXXXX FAX: 27 XXXXXXXXX
FROM: THE DESK OF THE PROMOTIONS MANAGER,
INTERNATIONAL PROMOTIONS/PRIZE AWARD DEPARTMENT,
ATTENTION: AWARD NOTIFICATION; FINAL NOTICE
We are pleased to inform you of the announcement today, 9th DECEMBER 2002, of winners of the DIAMOND LOTTO SOUTH AFRICA/INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMS, held on 30TH NOVEMBER 2002.
You/Your company, attached to ticket number 025-1146-1992-750, with serial number 2113-05 drew the lucky numbers 4, 10, 11, 18, 34, 59, and consequently won in the Third Category.
You have therefore been approved for a lump sum pay out of US$1,600,000.00 in cash credited to file REF NO. DLS/5181/7390007/00. This is from total prize money of US$12,800,000.00 shared among the eight international winners in the Third category.
Participants were selected through a computer ballot system drawn from 25,000 names/email addresses from Africa, America, Asia, Australia, Canada, Europe, Middle East, and New Zealand as part of our International Promotions Program.
Your fund is now deposited with a Finance and Security House insured in your name. Due to the mix up of some numbers and names, we ask that you keep this award strictly from public notice until your claim has been processed and your money remitted to your account. This is part of our security protocol to avoid double claiming or unscrupulous acts by participants of this program.
We hope with a part of your prize, you will participate in our end of year high stakes US$1.3 billion International Lottery.
To begin your claim, please contact your claim agent immediately;
- MR. PATRICK MOKATA,
- FOREIGN SERVICE MANAGER,
- GLOBAL FINANCE SOUTH AFRICA,
- JOHANNESBURG, S.A
- TEL: 27 XXXXXXXXX
- FAX: 27 XXXXXXXXX
- EMAIL: XXXXXX@XXXXXX.net
Remember, you must contact your claim agent not later than 13th DECEMBER 2002. After this date, all funds will be returned as unclaimed.
NOTE: In order to avoid unnecessary delays and complications, please remember to quote your reference and batch numbers in every one of your correspondences with your claims agent. Furthermore, should there be any change of your address, do inform your claims agent as soon as possible.
Congratulations once again from all our staff and thank you for being part of our promotions program.
THE PROMOTIONS MANAGER,
DIAMOND LOTTO SOUTH AFRICA.
N.B. Any breach of confidentiality on the part of the winners will result to disqualification. Please do not reply to this mail. Contact your claims agent."