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Info on the number +2348096517298

Telephone number +2348096517298 is a number from Nigeria. The area code is 809. The number is designated as being used for Mobile telephones. The number was originally operated by the provider Etisalat Nigeria.

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: 234
Country Name: Nigeria
Type: Mobile
Original Provider: Etisalat Nigeria
Validity: The number is the correct length for a Nigerian mobile phone number.

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

29th July 2018 - Advance Fee Fraud Scam

On 29th July 2018, telephone number +2348096517298 was reported as being used by scammers to pretend to be Muhammadu Buhari 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.


This is to notify you that we are now at the seven month of 2018. I
President. Muhammadu Buhari president and commander in chief of armed
forces of the Federal Republic of Nigeria has unanimously approved all
outstanding foreign debts owed to contractors, contract inheritance
payments, lottery winners and beneficiaries who were scammed by
Nigerian 419 artists/perpetrators in one way or the order.

After a meeting with the American President (Donald Trump)the united
nations, world bank and UNGA United Nations General Assembly in New
York, based on the fraudulent activities going on at present, It was
alarmed so that beneficiaries have lost so much funds to various
Nigerian 419 scam artists, syndicates operating all over the world. In
other to retain the good image of this great country, I have
instructed the payment of all the scammed victims, contract
inheritance payments, lottery winners and genuine contractors whose
debts has been outstanding for a long time now ,via Central Bank Of
Nigeria under the funding assistance by the world Bank supervised by
the EFCC.

Note: out-of twenty selected beneficiaries approved for payment, your
name and your contact address appeared in our file as one of the
beneficiary to receive US$15,500,000.00 note that the fund will come to you
via Telex Wire Transfer, Cash Deliver or ATM MASTER CARD.

I wish to inform you that all matters relating to the release of all
contract and inheritance funds are now under my control and
supervision. This development has become necessary due to the
activities of unpatriotic government officials and impostors who keep
on frustrating every effort to settle beneficiaries by scamming them.

Please provide to me with the below information's for immediate
transfer of your fund as recommend below:

1) Your Full Name.
2) Phone, Fax and Mobile #.:
3) Residential Address#:
4) Occupation and Age:
5) A Copy of your ID

On receipt of your information's I will forward it to the Governor or
Director, Central Bank of Nigeria/Foreign Operation Department of
Central Bank of Nigeria to commence the transfer or release of your
payment without any delay.

The federal government Understands your plight, the huge amount of
money you have spent and all the disappointment you have suffered in
the past to get your contract sum paid to you, and I promise that you
have come to the end of all those nonsense this time, My office will
be monitoring and supervising the way your payment file is being
handled until your funds is finally remitted to you. My office will
also ensure that adequate attention and priority is given to your

Finally you are advised to adhere to my instructions to enable his
office release your contract sum to you within the stipulated time
given. On behalf of Federal Republic of Nigeria, we apologize for any
delay you might have encountered in the past; your payment is now 100%
Guarantee for payment as soon as you provide the required

Finally, if you need more assurance on this payment, don't hesitate to
call me on my direct phone number: +2348096517298 for more proof.

God bless your and your family.

His Excellency
Muhammadu Buhari
President Federal Republic of Nigeria

Further details of this report can be found on the 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.

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011234 8096517298 011234-8096517298 011234-809-6517-298 011234-809-651-7298 011234-80-96517298
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