This is a collection of Letters relating to the ongoing 4-1-9 Scam. You'll probably get them in your email if you don't have proper SPAM or phisher protection. People writing these are really stupid and most reside in Lagos, Nigeria. Never trust anyone from Nigeria when it comes to doing business online.
Google announced recently that Nigeria‘s capital Abuja is one of several African cities in which the company will set up a wireless network
, one of the company‘s "social responsibility projects". There are probably lots of good reasons for the company‘s decision and there are certainly lots of honest individuals and businesses in Nigeria who will profit from this move. There is however one particular branch of Nigerian business that does not need another boost but will without the slightest doubt profit, too: 419 scams. Considering Google‘s technical possibilities and their position in the market, one might wish the company would do more to promote warnings of these ubiquitous scams.