This email with the subject "Contact us immediately" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 18 Sep 2010 17:16:53 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was Mensah Abdul <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Sir/Madam, My name is Mensah Abdul and the only surviving son of late Dr.Koffi Mensah an Oil Magnate and Contractor involved in crude oil exploration and export in the Oil rich Niger Delta(Nigeria) and importing same to Accra-Ghana for refining.Over the year my father made a lot of money and also a lot of enermies,resulting to his kidnap by MEND FORCES in Warri-Nigeria for a ransom of US$2 Million Dollars.This money was mobilised after selling our assets and paid to the kidnappers but they still killed him eventually. Recently,i was made to understand that my father has the sum of US$48.8 Million kept in a secret account within a Security & Finance Company in Accra-GHANA,and i do not want my fathers enemies to get to know about this money if i present myself to claim the money so i will like to present you as the Next of Kin to my father in order to help me secure this money since i am the only surviving son of my father in order to keep his name and legacy going. This money is kept within the vaults of a Security & Finance house and upon confirmation from you further details will be made available.I am willing to give you 30% of this amount if you can help me.Send me your details viz: Full names and Address,Direct telephone and fax lines so that i can send them to my Attorneys to have you presented as the Next of Kin to my father's wealth. Send me an urgent message to: email@example.com You can also reach me via my direct telephone line +233-207152374 for further details and quick response to your reply.I look forward to your email response and your phone call. Awaiting your response. Regards, MENSAH ABDUL. Accra-GHAHA Tel:+233-207152374