This email with the subject "Partnership Request...!!!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 31 Oct 2008 12:29:59 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was Mr John Eze <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
DEAR FRIEND, CONFIDENTIAL I KNOW THIS WILL COME TO YOU AS A SURPRISE BECAUSE YOU DO NOT KNOW ME .I AM MR JOHN EZE,, I WORK IN THE CENTRAL BANK OF NIGERIA, PACKAGING AND COURIER DEPARTMENT.I GOT YOUR CONTACT IN MY SEARCH FOR A HONEST PERSON THROUGH ONE OF MY COLLEAGUES HERE IN ONE OF THE LEADING BANKS WHO SAID THAT I CAN CONFIDE IN YOU .I WANT YOU TO HELP ME CLEAR THIS PACKAGE THAT IS ALREADY IN OVERSEAS WHICH I SHIPPED THROUGH OUR CBN ACCREDITED COURIER AGENT BUT THE CONTENTS OF THE PACKAGE IS $30,000,000.00 ALL IN $100.00 BILLS, BUT THE COURIER COMPANY DOES NOT KNOW THAT IT IS MONEY THAT I HAVE IN THE PACKAGE .I WANT IT TO LEAVE THE PRESENT LODGING PLACE. ALL I WANT YOU TO DO FOR ME NOW IS THIS GIVE ME YOUR MAILING ADDRESS YOUR PRIVATE PHONE AND FAX AND I HOPE THAT AT THE END OF THE DAY , YOU WILL HAVE 50% AND 50% WILL BE FOR ME AS I DON'T MIND BUT FOR THE SECURITY OF THE FUNDS.MY IDENTITY MUST NOT BE REVEALED TO ANYBODY. IF THIS ARRANGEMENT IS OKAY BY YOU ,YOU CAN CALL E-MAIL ME BACK IMMEDIATELY YOU RECEIVE THIS MAIL AND FEEL THAT YOU WILL ASSIST ME IN THIS MATTER, SO THAT WE CAN DISCUSS ON HOW TO GET THE CONSIGNMENT OF MONEY DELIVER TO YOUR ADDRESS AND YOUR SINCERITY TOWARDS THIS MATTER. REPLY ME ONLY ON MY PRIVATE EMAIL:,