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Info on the number +22998856201

Telephone number +22998856201 is a number from Benin. The area code is 98. 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:

8th December 2017 - Advance Fee Fraud Scam

On 8th December 2017, telephone number +22998856201 was reported as being used by scammers to pretend to be Rev. Mark James using email address officeservice128@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.
Dear Friend,

I have concluded to effect your payment $4.8,000.000usd through MONEY GRAM by $5,000.00 daily until the ($4.8,000.000usd) is completely transferred Right Now we have already sent MONEY GRAM $5,000.00 in your name today So contact the Western union Agent to pick up this first payment $5000 now:

Contact person Rev. Mark James
Direector MONEY GRAM Service,Benin
Phone number: +229 98856201
E-mail: officeservice128@gmail.com

Ask him to give you the mtcn, sender name, question and answer to enable you pick up the $5,000.00, Also you are instructed to re-confirm and send him your information's as listed below to avoid wrong transactions to avoid wrong payment

(1Your Full name:...............
(2 Phone number..............
(3 Contact address:.................
(4 Age:...........................
(5 Country.......
(6) Sex .......
(7) your occupation....
(8)Passport/By Attach or Drivers License Number:

Contact Rev. Mark James for your MONEY GRAM payment of $4.8,000.000usd
We need your urgent reply

Best Regards
Mrs. Marria J. Williams

Further details of this report can be found on our forum

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This number could also be written in the following formats

22998856201 +22998856201 0022998856201 01122998856201 001122998856201
01022998856201 229 98 85 62 01 229 988 562 01 229 9885 6201 229 98856201
229-98856201 229-9885-6201 229 988 56 201 +229 98 85 62 01 +229 988 562 01
+229 9885 6201 +229 98856201 +229-98856201 +229-9885-6201 +229 988 56 201
00229 98 85 62 01 00229 988 562 01 00229 9885 6201 00229 98856201 00229-98856201
00229-9885-6201 00229 988 56 201 011229 98 85 62 01 011229 988 562 01 011229 9885 6201
011229 98856201 011229-98856201 011229-9885-6201 011229 988 56 201 0011229 98 85 62 01
0011229 988 562 01 0011229 9885 6201 0011229 98856201 0011229-98856201 0011229-9885-6201
0011229 988 56 201 010229 98 85 62 01 010229 988 562 01 010229 9885 6201 010229 98856201
010229-98856201 010229-9885-6201 010229 988 56 201 (+229) 9885 6201

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