This email with the subject "Fw: My Good Friend," was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 06 Mar 2009 19:01:56 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "Pete Cursi" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
----- Original Message ----- From: "Mr. Koffi Annan" <email@example.com>
To: <firstname.lastname@example.org> Sent: Tuesday, March 03, 2009 2:30 AM Subject: My Good Friend,
Mr. Koffi Annan has sent you a message on Mr. Koffi Annan This is to bring to your notice that We have been having a meeting for the passed 7 months which ended 2 days ago with the former secretary to the UNITED NATIONS. On this faithful recommendations, I want you to know that during the last U.N. meetings held at ACCRA, Federal Republic of GHANA, it was alarmed so much by the world in the meetings on the lost of funds by various individuals to scams artists operating in syndicates all over the world today. Due to the corrupt and in-efficient Banking Systems in Federal Republic of GHANA, the payments are to be paid by BANK OF GHANA as corresponding paying bank under funding assistance by United Nation body. Benefactor will be cleared and recommended for payment by BANK OF GHANA GHANA.According to the number of applicants at hand, 184 Beneficiaries has been paid, half of the victims are from the United States ,we still have more 37 left to be paid the compensations of $900,000USD ONLY each. Your particulars was mentioned by one of the Syndicates who was arrested as one of their victims of the operations.You are hereby warned not to communicate or duplicate this message to him for any reason what so ever as the U.S. secret service is already on trace of the other criminals. So keep it secret till they are all apprehended. Other victims who have not been contacted can submit their application as well for scrutiny and possible consideration.You can receive your compensations payments via, DRAFT/CHEQUE PAYMENTS. You are advised to contact Mr. Kone Guci of BANK OF GHANA, as he is our representative in GHANA, contact him immediately for your Cheque of $900,000USD ONLY. so he will send it to you and you can clear it in any bank of your choice. Therefore, you should send him your full Name and telephone number/your correct mailing address where you want him to send the Draft to you. Contact Person: Mr. Kone Guci Director,International Banking Dept BANK OF GHANA Email: email@example.com Koffi Annan Former Secretary to U.NTo join this network, click here: http://mrannan52.ning.com/main/authorization/signUp?emailAddress=webpete%40verizon.net-- To control which emails you receive on Mr. Koffi Annan, go to: http://mrannan52.ning.com/?xgo=NiBBTPouz7NmtxDvz45L/fJUMqrmQceR/dtBcXJ6826f/bASU-MVhg