This email with the subject "Greeting From Dr.Alex" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 16 Aug 2010 18:07:57 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "Dr.Alex Nana" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Friend My name is Dr.Alex Nana, I am an accountant in accounting department of Ministry of Roads and Highways Ghana. Also am a member of contracts awardingcommittee of this ministry under Ghana government. This mail may come to you as a surprise but be rest assured that this is not a hoax mail. I write to solicit
your assistance in a funds transfer deal involving US$4,500,000:00M.Two years ago, Ghana government asked my committee to award contracts to foreign firms,which I and my colleague With our good position, deliberately over invoiced the
contract sum to the tune of US$4,500,000:00 . The contracts value has been paid off to the actual contractors that executedthese jobs, all I want now is a trusted foreign partner like you that we shall
front with the banking account number to Claim the over inflated sum. All I require is your honest cooperation an confidence in me which I know would notcome easy. I guarantee that this will be executed under a legitimate background that will protect you from any breach of the law. I would advise that you give this
positive consideration and get back to me soon.I'll be flexible and considerate in the percentage share that will be given to
you for your assistance I know there may be scams and junk mails on theinternet but certainly, this is not one. Please do not fail to understand that in spite of all that, opportunities of this kind still abound. If you have ever
wished or prayed for something good to come your way, now I urge you to takethis message seriously and with an open mind,you could never know. This may be
an answer to your prayers. Please do acknowledge your acceptance by forwarding the following to me: (1) Your full name, (2) Occupation, (3) Your age, (4) Your private telephone and fax numbers, (5) Country. through this address:email@example.com,I look forward to hearing from you as soon as possible. Bye and God Bless, Dr.Alex Nana