I received an sms earlier saying that i have won R175,000.00 and my Ref. No. 110NO and I was tp ask for Mr Dube.  Unfortunately he was not available and I was assisted by Thandeka...She asked the above details confirmed Ref. No. etc...She then asked for banking details either cheque or savings i then said i don't have she asked me to pls sms my banking details to the following no. 078 352 7112, i then asked her what were the procedures thereafter....She said the when details are received she will then take to the financial department and they will then proces the account and soon thereafter i will receive another sms stating that the full amount has been deposited into my account..As tempting as this may be, i am not a fool, but would also wanna know what is this all about?If any one can please assist me.... 

Report ID: 3147
Crime Category: Fraud
Province: Gauteng
Suburb: Lenasia
Address: WORK
Crime Date/Time: 25 Jan 2013, 00:01 AM
Reported By: Username3147
Reported Date: 25 Jan 2013, 09:01 AM
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  • Amanda20 27 Sep 2013, 12:56 PM

    Can somebody do something about this because it is really irritating plz. The police dept please do something about this and we are not paying tax for nothing, we need improvement in this country starting with crime.

  • Amanda20 27 Sep 2013, 12:53 PM

    sms is from 07606591780

  • Amanda20 27 Sep 2013, 12:49 PM

    congratulations your mobile has won E2.5m for imf Award with ref #N/DE343. To claim contact claims Dept. via : claimsccs@aol.co.uk. Really now, I am not stupid

  • Lea2 28 Aug 2013, 12:09 PM

    received the same sms yesterday from 076 617 5343 - infawardcenter04@gmail.com This is getting out of hand, what about the people that actually fall for these scams? there is a lot on uneducated people out there. and will jump and do anything thinking that they actually won something . Can't we report these number to the service providers ?

  • Jolene8 27 Aug 2013, 03:06 PM

    Also received a message earlier from 0715848916 saying I won 2.5m pound. Also have to contact the claims department on imfawardcnter@gmail.com Hope that someone will do something about these people

  • Piet 14 19 Aug 2013, 10:51 AM

    I just received a sms saying my mobile has won 2.5M pounds. To claim I must contact winners@imfaward.com I know it is a scam and will not contact them.

  • Raven 15 Aug 2013, 01:44 PM

    I received the same message but with a different no. Remember if you have not entered a competition, how can you win!!!so please dont prey to these sms....

  • Lee32 13 Aug 2013, 10:27 AM

    I received the same SMS this morning about a IMF award. It stated that I won 2.5m and should contact Larie Vander on winners@imfaward.com.

  • Elnita 12 Aug 2013, 11:05 AM

    Also received an sms this morning about an IMF winning but from a different phone number. Number used 0761876976.

  • Emil2 12 Aug 2013, 08:56 AM

    received SMS from +27767446855 about a IMF winning, e-mail address supplied winners@imfaward.com. Domain mail services hosted by Google, informed them this morning already. Waiting for a response.

  • Mechelle 5 Aug 2013, 09:57 AM

    I Receive numerous messages claiming I have won so much money from the following number 072 503 8599. The cell providers need to block these numbers as we are supplying the information.

  • cathrine6 4 Jul 2013, 07:47 PM

    Plz police help us to find those people and they must pay for playing with our emotions really

  • cathrine6 4 Jul 2013, 07:45 PM

    I received same msg saying may mobile no has won R2.5m so reference no IMF59706 to activate I must call0796828871 plz police help us to trace this numbers because they are irritating seriouly

  • Hassner Pepler 25 Jan 2013, 12:33 PM

    I received this sms this morning:- Congratulations:Your mobile has won R2.5M for IMF Award with Ref no: IMF59706. CALL 0796828871 to activate & claim your prize The best is to ignore it totally. If the Police were concerned (like they should be), there would have been a hotline to report these no's so that the cell phone service providers could trace their RICA or block them!

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