This email with the subject "Hello Dear," was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 17 Jul 2010 09:35:10 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "evalaboso" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
ÂÂÂHow is your day ? I guess nice.Mine is a little bit hot over here in Ouagadougou Burkina Faso.My name is Mss Eva Lorna LabosoÂ I'm (23) years, from Kenya in West Africa. I am 5'7" tall, Fair in complexion,Single (never married before) My late father Dr,Lorna LabosoÂ was the Assistant Minister of Home Affairs. Mine beloved father had been on board the Cessna 2010, which was headed to Jericho and crashed in a remote area called Kajong'a, in western Kenya . The plane crashed on the Tuesday 10Th, June,2008.Â
ÂÂÂÂÂ After the burial of my father, my stepmother and uncle conspired and sold my father's properties to an Italian Expert rate which they shared the money among themselves and live nothing for me. One faithful morning, I opened my father's briefcase and found out the documents which he have deposited huge amount of money in one bank in Burkina Faso with my name as the next of kin,I have written to the bank asking them to release the money. so that I can take care of myself and start a new life, the Bank Director told me that my father's instruction to the bank is that the money would only be release to me when I am married or present a trustee who will help me and invest the money overseas.
ÂÂÂÂÂÂÂ My Father of blessed memory deposited the sum of US$10 Million.500,000.00 in a bank with my name as the next of kin. However, i shall forward you with the necessary documents on confirmation of your acceptance to assist me for the transfer and investment of the fund,ÂI will like to complete! my studies, as i was in my first year in the university before the sudden death of my father, in any case , my extended family abandoned me,ÂI am currently living on the charity of the church and Godâs grace, i need your help to collect this money in the bank and invest it in a profitable venture in your country, i am contacting you to assist in repatriating the money left behind by my Father before they get confiscated or declared unserviceable by the bank where the deposit was made.
ÂÂÂÂÂÂ Meanwhile,ÂI wanted to escape toÂ any where in the world, she hide away mine international passport and other valuables travelling documents luckily she did not discorver where i kept mine father file which contains important documents, so i decided to run to the refugee camp where i am presently seeking asylum under the United Nations High Commission for refugee here in Ouagadougou Capital of the Republic of Burkina faso.I wish to contact you personally for a long term business relationship and investment assistance in your Country.If the money is properly and profitably invested abroad , I intend to leave Burkina Faso permanently.Can I count on your help? As soon asÂI receive your positive responce showing your interest i will put things in action immediately in the light of the above, i shall appreciate an urgent message indicating your ability and willingness to handle this transaction sincerely,ÂI am staying at the female hostel.For your help and assistance, you will keep 40% of the money for your self and balance shall be kept for me in safe custody for investment capital until I travel to meet you and invest my share. Waiting for your urgent and positive responce, please do keep this only to your self, pleaseÂI beg you not to disclose it tillÂI come over, once the fund has been transferredÂI will be obtaining my travelling documents to meet you so thatÂI will start a new life with you and your family in your country, I willÂ send a copy ofÂmy photograph in mine next email.If interested please reply me through my private email addressÂ ( email@example.comÂ) hope to hear soonest from you.
Â Mss Eva Lorna