This email with the subject "DEAR BELOVED" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 05 Jul 2010 21:04:56 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "MS. LULAMA XINGWANA" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
OFFICE OF THE MINISTER,
ARTS & CULTURE,
REPUBIC OF SOUTH AFRICA.
MY NAMES ARE LULAMA MARY THERESA XINGWANA ,A SINGLE MOTHER OF THREE AND CURENTLY THE MINISTER OF ARTS & CULTURE SINCE 11TH MAY 2009 ,UNDER THE APPOINTMENT OF COM.JACOB ZUMA THE NEW PRESIDENT OF SOUTH AFRICA.
You can view my profile at the Government website www.gov.za click on, Contact Information,click on ministries,and click on arts& culture ,click on my name lulama xingwana,and read about me.
I HAVE PICKED UP INTEREST,TRUST AND CONFIDENCE TO SECURE YOUR ATTENTION ,TO STAND AS A BENEFICIARY OF AN OVER INVOICED CONTRACT FUND EMANATED FROM MY MINISTRY AMOUNTING TO 30.5 MILLION USDOLLARS.20% OFTHE FUND IS YOUR COMPENSATION WHEN TRANSFERED .I ONLY NEED YOUR SINCEREITY AND HONESTY .MORE DETAILS WILL BE SENT TO YOU WHEN YOUR CONCENT IS SECURED.PLEASE YOU RESERVE THE RIGHT TO DECLINE THE OFFER ,IF NOT FOUND CONFORTABLE AND AGAINST YOUR PERSONAL ETTHICS.
PLEASE DO NOT CALL ON THE OFFICE LINE, BECAUSE OF THE SENSITIVITY OF THIS TRANSACTION OR EMAIL ME.
Thanks for your anticipated co-operation and my regards to your family.
MS. LULAMA XINGWANA
Minister Of Arts & Culture
Republic Of south Africa