A Scam Email with the Subject "URGENT MESSAGE." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 25 Jan 2017 08:41:12 -0500 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was MRS ALIMAH <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
From: Mrs. Alimah Shaker No.32 Charles Owen Street Salt River Cape Town South Africa Dear Sir/Madam My Name is Mrs. Alimah Shaker; I know this will be a surprise to you. Please consider this message as a request from a family in dares need of your help. I am the Wife of Mr. Kareem Shaker, from Sudan Darfur, My husband Mr. Kareem Shaker is among the rich farmers in Darfur region and the owner of a Farm Land industry in Darfur region and supplier of Central African Countries with sea food till the Government find out that Darfur region was rich on Oil and Mineral Resources which was discovered by an individual Group called Organization Rebel Movement. The Government and Rebel Movement are fighting over who will inherit the Darfur region because of the Oil discovered and Rebel Movement are killing all the people in Darfur region to enable them inherit the land, and my husband was murdered and Sea food Industry was burnt down. Before then, my husband had moved (US$75.5m) Seventy Five Million Five Hundred Thousand United States Dollars ) to South Africa for establishment of another branch in Southern Africa, the Fund was deposited in a private Security & Finance Company in the name of my son Mr.Ahmed Shaker, as the beneficiary. My husband was killed because of the Oil discovered in our Farm Land since the murderer's, Rebel Movement believed once my husband is killed they will have no challenge in taking over the Land. Now the Rebel Movement turned against us looking for the remaining existing family Of Shaker, in order to achieve their aim and objective. We decided to leave Darfur to South Africa, Now all the documents issued when the consignment was deposited has been handed over to our family Lawyer in South Africa who assisted my late husband when the consignment was safely deposited. The financial laws in South Africa on Refugees do not warrant us to invest the funds here as we cannot operate any bank account that is why we decided to look for a Foreign Partner who will assist us in moving the funds out of South Africa for my family investment. We have decided to offer you 40% of the total amount, 5% mapped out to defray all expenses that will be incurred during the process of concluding the transaction, while the remaining 55% will be for my family and invested in your country under your management. Immediately you receive this E-mail, kindly contact us I am here with my son Mr. Ahmed Shaker, on the below stated email address for proceedings. Due to my poor English and old age, please contact my Son Ahmed Shaker on this number: +27630339952 for more information. My son has been mandated to over-see the transaction with the support of my family Lawyer. Looking forward to hearing from you soonest. Please Contact us, Email: email@example.com Allah bless you abundantly Yours Truly, Mrs. Alimah Shaker (FOR THE FAMILY)