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Info on the number +229998812427

Telephone number +229998812427 is a number from Benin. The area code is 99. The number is designated as being used for Mobile telephones. The number was originally operated by the provider Globacom Ltd.

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
Original Provider: Globacom Ltd
Validity: Benin phone numbers should be 11 digits in length including the country code.The number you searched for is 12 digits long.

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

25th December 2017 - Advance Fee Fraud Scam

On 25th December 2017, telephone number +229998812427 was reported as being used by scammers to pretend to be Daniel Chisom using email address 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 Our Western Union Customer Attention Please ,

Breaking News, This is to inform you that the higher authorities that is in- charge of international transaction has this morning declared that you will receive your SD$1.500.000.00 ( One Million Five Hundred Thousand United States Dollars) through Western Union Money Transfer Government office Only as compensation for your past effort here in Benin Republic. So the arrangement has been made this morning and the Federal High Court Of Justice has signed your Western Union Transfer Papers and the only money you will pay is USD $90 for the signing of it which means your transfer will start on Tuesday morning.

Note that the daily transfer of your fund is USD$4,000 twice per day until your total$1.500.000.00Usd(One Million Five Hundred Thousand United States Dollars) is completely transferred to you from this Western Union Government Office, be rest assured and guarantee that your first payment of the USD$4,000 will be release for the immediately pick up by you today in any office western union location around under 1 hour and 30 minutes once we confirm the sum of $90 USD from you which is to enable us have your Tax Clearance Certificate that was expired renewed from the office of international monetary Fund (I.M.F) as it was approved and programmed by the Federal Ministry of Finance COTONOU-Benin Republic that the you should pay only $90 SD for the renewal of your Tax
Clearance Certificate.

Finally; you are hereby advice to try as much as you can to raise this fee of $90 USD and have it send immediately with the Information stated below.


We are looking forward to hear from you with the payment information.
Thanks and remain bless Yours in service
MR.DANIEL CHISOM Telephone +229 998812427

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This number could also be written in the following formats

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010229998812427 09998812427

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