This email with the subject "Dear Friend," was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 19 Jul 2010 13:27:17 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was Usman Abudul <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
My name is Mr Usman Abudul
This message might meet you in utmost surprise, however,it's just my urgent need for foreign partner that made me to contact you for this transaction. I am a banker by profession from Burkina faso in west Africa and currently holding the post of Director .I have the opportunity of transferring the left over funds ($15,million Dollars) of one of my bank clients who died along with his entire family on 31 July 2000 in a plane crash.You can confirm the genuineness of the deceased death by clicking on this web site
news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/africa/3081539.stm Hence,i am inviting you for a business deal
where this money can be shared between us in the ratio of 50/40 while 10% will be mapped out for expenses.If you agree to my business proposal.further details of the transfer will be forwarded to you as soon as i receive your return mail.
Mr Usman Abudul