This email with the subject "Imperative response." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 23 Jun 2010 18:49:27 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "Turai Umaru Yar'adua"<TuraiYaradua12@gmx.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Friend. My name is Turai Umaru Yaradua am the wife of the late president of the federal republic of Nigeria (President Umaru Yar'Adua) who died on the 5th of may 2010, may his soul rest in the blossom of Allah. See below link for more informations: http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20100505/ap_on_re_af/af_nigeria_obit_yar_adua http://uk.reuters.com/article/idUKTRE64468O20100505 http://www1.voanews.com/english/news/Nigerian-President-Umaru-YarAdua-Dies-92917844.html My reason of sending you this email is to seek for business assistance with you or your company, if you are trust worthy and reliable. You and I know my country is blessed with crude oil as one of our major natural resources, as a wife of the late president I was able to be in a possession of a huge amount of money, which I got through various contractors for assistance in helping them get contracts from the government of my country. As a result of the death of my husband, I need to transfer this funds out; else if the new government finds out about such amount huge amount of money, I will lose them all. The said amount is the tune of 35MUSD (thirty five million united state dollars) which will be transferred to your account in your country, if you are willing to co-operate with me, this fund will be shared 60%-35%. 60% will be for me, which I will use for investment when I arrive to me with you in your country and 35% will be for you and anyone who will assisting in completing the transfer of the fund and the balance of 5% will be set aside for any expenses. I need an Imperative response, if you are willing to take a chance, else dis- regard my mail. Regards Turai Umaru Yaradua