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Info on the number +27731290464

Telephone number +27731290464 is a number from South Africa. The area code is 73. The number is designated as being used for Mobile telephones. The number was originally operated by the provider MTN.

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: 27
Country Name: South Africa
Type: Mobile
Original Provider: MTN
Validity: The number is the correct length for a South African phone number.

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

14th September 2018 - Lottery Scam

On 14th September 2018, telephone number +27731290464 was reported as being used by scammers to pretend to be Kenneth Zigler using email address kennethzigler1@gmail.com as part of a Lottery Scam.

A Lottery Scam is a variation of an Advance Fee Fraud Scam. Instead of the victim being offered an inheritance or some other funds by a stranger, they will be told that their email has won an online lottery and to collect their prize they just have to email someone to claim it. Of course, there will be fees that need to be paid, and the prize (usually cash, but sometimes luxury cars as well) doesn't actually exist. These scams often pretend that the lottery is being sposored by a multi-national corportation sch as Ford, BMW, Microsoft or Facebook; although sometimes they claim to actually be a real lottery such as the UK National Lottery. There is no such thing as a lottery that picks random email addresses to win - if you haven't purchased a ticket for a specific lottery then you can't win it.

Here is the email that the scammer sent to his victims.
Hello Beneficiary,

This is to notify you of your bank draft of $990,000.00 USD awarded to you
by world bank in collaboration with Microsoft Corporation as your E-mail
contact was

selected from a computer random e-mail search of the best E-mail user of
Our Mid Year Award 2018. I Mary Berg, head of the yearly lottery
organization file the

delivery project with (FedEx Courier Service, South Africa) and deposit it
with FedEx Courier Service South Africa for safe delivery.

Contact the FEDEX COURIER SERVICE as soon as possible with the parcel
registration number(fdx7410) immediately to know delivery date and time.

For your information we have paid for the delivery Charge, Insurance
premium and Clearance Certificate Fee of the Cheque showing that it is not
a Drug Money or meant

to sponsor Terrorism to attack your Country. The only money you will send
to the FEDEX COURIER SERVICE to deliver your Bank Draft direct to your
postal Address in your

country is($257.00USD) only being Security Keeping Fee of the Courier
Company so far.

I would have paid that but they said no because they don't know when you
will contact them and in case of demurrage. You have to contact the FEDEX
COURIER SERVICE now

for the delivery of your Draft with this information bellow;

Contact Person:
Mr. Kenneth Zigler
Email Address: kennethzigler1@gmail.com
Telephone: +27731290464
Physical Address: 01 Fleming Rd, Meadowdale, Germiston, 1401 South Africa.

Finally, make sure that you confirm your Postal address and Direct
telephone number to them to avoid any mistake on the Delivery

Yours sincerely,
Mary Berg Mrs.

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

27731290464 +27731290464 0027731290464 01127731290464 001127731290464
01027731290464 27 73 129 0464 27 (73) 129 0464 +27 73 129 0464 +27 (73) 129 0464
0027 73 129 0464 0027 (73) 129 0464 01127 73 129 0464 01127 (73) 129 0464 001127 73 129 0464
001127 (73) 129 0464 01027 73 129 0464 01027 (73) 129 0464

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