This email with the subject "YOUR ASSISTENT IS NEEDED URGENT!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 31 Jul 2010 03:37:29 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "JACKSON GARANG"<firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Accept my apologies for contacting you through this medium since we do not know each other prior to this letter. But for security reason and of course confidentiality, I have no better and safer means to carry out this project.
I am Jackson Garang. the First son of late Mr. John Garang who was until his death the vice president of Sudan in Africa. In brief, my late father was a strong opposition for over 20years until he was appointed the vice president on the 9th July 2005 by the United Nations Peace Team as an avenue to quench 20years civil war in Sudan. He died on the 31st of July 2005 following a helicopter crash along side with 12 others just 22 days after appointment as the vice president. What led to the crash is still unclear but i know my father was the target. If you wish to have more details, you do get back to me immediately:
I am presently residing in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia as a student. Before the death of my father, he had taken me to Johannesburg to deposit the sum of US$15.5 Million FIFTEEN Million FIVE HUNDRED United States Dollars) in a security company undisclosed, as if he foresaw the looming danger in Sudan,This amount was meant for the establishment of new research facility in Sudan, This fund is due for collection from the security company kept by my father on my name and the consignment has been brought to Malaysia throughDiplomatic Immunity.
My problem is that due to my status here as a student,i cannot open an account that can run the volume of this amount or even have any financial obligation talk less of investment here. Therefore,i prefer to have a business partnerfrom overseas who
hasan idea of lucrative investment to come down here(Malaysia ) and take care of this arrangement with me and have the funds transferred to his account or company's account for investment purpose
Hence i am seeking your assistance to transfer this fund out of Malaysia for investment purposes in your country . For your efforts, i am prepared to offer you 30% of the total fund US$15.5M and 10% will be set aside for local and international expenses that may be incurred in the course of this transaction while 60% will be for me and my family for investment package in your countryupon our arrival.Because at the end of this transaction i and my family will love to move down to your country. Entertain no fears as all documents to back you up will be provided,If we must do this transaction successfully, we must keep it away from ears of the
public.Please reply immediately with your information including your full name, full address and telephone number for easy communication with you.