A Scam Email with the Subject "GOOD NEWS....I AM WAITING FOR YOUR REPLY" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 22 Aug 2010 07:02:08 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "Sanusi Lamido"<firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Attn Beneficiary I am the newly appointed governor of Central Bank of Nigeria,My name is Dr.Sanusi Lamido.On assumption of office last year,I discovered that you are being owed the sum of TEN MILLION,SEVEN HUNDRED THOUSAND UNITED STATES DOLLRS(US$10.7 Million) as unpaid contract/inherittance/lottery fund in Contractors Category [A] Record file.I am specially appointed to fight against scammers and to make sure that everyone being owed by my government is being paid immediately. Therefore you are required to re-confirm your information for verification and immediate payment within 24 hours. Your Full Name: ______________ Your Complete Address__________________________ Name of City of Residence:____________________ Country:______________________________________ Direct Telephone Number:______________________ Mobile Number:________________________________ AGE :_________________________________________ Fax Number:___________________________________ Occupation: ________________________________ Your Nearest Airport_________________________ We shall not entertain impostors and you must proof that you are the rightful owner of this funds before final payment commences. Finally,you have the right to make choice between these three mode of payments. A)WIRE TRANSFER(BANK TO BANK) B)DIPLOMATIC CASH PAYMENT C)ATM CARD PAYMENT. Get back to me asap. Yours in Service, Sanusi Lamido Executive Governor CENTRAL BANK OF NIGERIA. KINDLY NOTE THAT SOME IMPOSTERS HAVE STARTED MAKING FORGERY OF MY NAME.