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Telephone number +22996692850 is a number from Benin. The area code is 96. The number is designated as being used for Mobile telephones.

Number portability may mean that this number is no longer used as a Mobile number, be assigned to a different provider or be being operated from a different location (even overseas in the case of VoIP numbers). If the number is being used to call you then it is also possible that the number is being spoofed and does not actually belong to the person using it.

Here is some general information about the number.

Country Code: 229
Country Name: Benin
Type: Mobile
Validity: The number is the correct length for a Benin phone number.

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This number is recorded in our database for the following scams:

19th March 2018 - Advance Fee Fraud Scam

On 19th March 2018, telephone number +22996692850 was reported as being used by scammers to pretend to be Bede Aja using email address westernunionopayment@gmail.com as part of an Advance Fee Fraud Scam.

In Advance Fee Fraud Scams, the scammer will offer you something of high value (a large sum of money or gold for example) and all you have to do is pay a "small" fee. What the scammer is offering you does not actually exist and the scammer will come up with fee after fee that needs to be paid by the victims, until he either runs out of money or realises that he has been scammed. The scammer will often pretend to be real people or companies, use fake websites and introduce various characters, all with the aim of convincing the victim that what is being offered to him is real.

Here is the email that the scammer sent to his victims.
WELCOME TO WESTERN UNION MONEY TRANSFER
BENIN REPUBLIC HEAD OFFICE
BRANCH: PLOT 127 JEAN PAUL AVENUE
Tel +229 966 92 850
Tel +229 61 94 62 54
Fax: (00229) 22 33 14 18
BENIN REPUBLIC
EMAIL;(westernunionopayment@gmail.com)
Website:www.westernunion.com

Attention Beneficialey,

Information reaching us from our corporate head quarters now, states that you only have 48hours to effect payment for the activation of your MTCN to enable you cash up your first $5000:00 from your total (fund) since you are finding it difficult to make this payment we have decided that you are to go ahead and pay whatever you have at hand for the activation fee since you are not able to come up with the required sum, time is of the essence here.

You are to pay what ever you have at hand for the activation fee; we will activate your MTCN upon receipt of this payment. here is the payment for the $5000usd but we have pick it up because the chairman of the western union say that before you pick that money you must pay any amount you have at hand out of listed Amount bellow ok.

And you can track it right now with our website www.westernunion.com before you going to western union to send the activation fee of any Amount you have at hand out of listed mount and see that the money was picked up by my assistant Accountant officer who send the money to you and here is the information

MTCN: 8595603382
Sender Name: JULIUS EZENWA
Text Question: 4HRS
Answer: TIME
Amount: $5000SD

Be informed that you will have to pay the balance sum of your activation upon cashing up of your first $5000.00USD, also I am using this medium to inform you that failure to pay the balance sum will leave us with no option but to deactivate your MTCN of which you will and can never cash up the balance, so I want you to send any Amount have at hand for the activation fee out of list Amount with the information bellow.

1. Receiver name... LEON KAKA
2. Country...Benin Republic.
3. City...Cotonou
4. Test question...HOW LONG
5. Test answer...24HOUR
Sender name Address.....

6. Amount you sent $45.00usd, $59.00usd or $85.00usd
Send us the MTCN number immediately you send the money and immediately we confirm the transfer
fee we will send you the first receipt of your $5000.00 today and not tomorrow

My direct phone line is +229 966 92 850
Mr.Bede Aja Operations Manager.Western Union Department.

Further details of this report can be found on the ScamWarners.com forum

6th February 2018 - Advance Fee Fraud Scam

On 6th February 2018, telephone number +22996692850 was reported as being used by scammers to pretend to be Baea Jim using email address westen.unionn@yahoo.fr as part of an Advance Fee Fraud Scam.

In Advance Fee Fraud Scams, the scammer will offer you something of high value (a large sum of money or gold for example) and all you have to do is pay a "small" fee. What the scammer is offering you does not actually exist and the scammer will come up with fee after fee that needs to be paid by the victims, until he either runs out of money or realises that he has been scammed. The scammer will often pretend to be real people or companies, use fake websites and introduce various characters, all with the aim of convincing the victim that what is being offered to him is real.

Here is the email that the scammer sent to his victims.
Attn; My Dear

Information reaching us from our corporate head quarters now, states that you only have 48hours to effect payment for the activation of
your MTCN to enable you cash up your first $2500:00 from your total (fund) since you are finding it difficult to make this payment we have
decided that you are to go ahead and pay whatever you have at hand for the activation fee since you are not able to come up with the required
sum, time is of the essence here.

You are to pay what ever you have at hand for the activation fee; we will activate your MTCN upon receipt of this payment. here is the
payment for the $2500usd but we have pick it up because the chairman of the western union say that before you pick that money you must pay
any amount you have at hand out of listed Amount bellow ok.Amount you $45.00usd, $50.00usd or $55.00usd

And you can track it right now with our website www.westernunion.com before you going to western union to send the activation fee of any Amount you have at hand out of listed mount and see that the money was picked up by my assistant Accountant officer who send the money to you
and here is the information

MTCN: 8595603382
Sender Name: JULIUS EZENWA
Text Question: 4HRS
Answer: TIME
Amount: $2500SD

Be informed that you will have to pay the balance sum of your activation upon cashing up of your first $2500.00USD, also I am using
this medium to inform you that failure to pay the balance sum will leave us with no option but to deactivate your MTCN of which you will
and can never cash up the balance, so I want you to send any Amount have at hand for the activation fee out of list Amount with the
information bellow.


1. RECEIVER NAME... RENE FOLY
2. COUNTRY...BENIN REPUBLIC.
3. CITY...COTONOU
4. TEST QUESTION...IN GOD
5. TEST ANSWER...WE TRUST

Sender name Address.....
6. Amount you sent $45.00usd, $50.00usd or $55.00usd

Send us the MTCN number immediately you send the money and immediately
we confirm the transfer fee we will send you the first receipt of your
$2500 today and not tomorrow

Best regards

Mr.Baea Jim
My direct phone line is +229 966 92 850
Email address ;( westen.unionn@yahoo.fr)
Mr.Bede Aja Operations Manager.Western Union Department

Further details of this report can be found on the ScamWarners.com forum

*NOTE* Phone numbers can be regularly re-assigned if the person using them stops paying the bill. This number was included in scammer emails or websites on the dates shown above, but may have since been reassigned. If you have evidence of more recent scam activity using the number, please use the contact page to let us know or post the details in our forum. You can also add brief comments in the comments section below.

This number could also be written in the following formats

22996692850 +22996692850 0022996692850 01122996692850 001122996692850
01022996692850 229 96 69 28 50 229 966 928 50 229 9669 2850 229 96692850
229-96692850 229-9669-2850 229 966 92 850 +229 96 69 28 50 +229 966 928 50
+229 9669 2850 +229 96692850 +229-96692850 +229-9669-2850 +229 966 92 850
00229 96 69 28 50 00229 966 928 50 00229 9669 2850 00229 96692850 00229-96692850
00229-9669-2850 00229 966 92 850 011229 96 69 28 50 011229 966 928 50 011229 9669 2850
011229 96692850 011229-96692850 011229-9669-2850 011229 966 92 850 0011229 96 69 28 50
0011229 966 928 50 0011229 9669 2850 0011229 96692850 0011229-96692850 0011229-9669-2850
0011229 966 92 850 010229 96 69 28 50 010229 966 928 50 010229 9669 2850 010229 96692850
010229-96692850 010229-9669-2850 010229 966 92 850 (+229) 9669 2850

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