A Scam Email with the Subject "GET BACK TO ME ASAP" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 16 May 2009 19:05:53 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "Dr.Alhaji Sule Lamdo" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Beneficiary, I'm the personal secretary to the new Minister of Internal Affairs and wa= s directed by the Honorable Minister, to urgently confirm from you if actually you know one Mr Peter Woo who claims to be your business associate/partner herein Nigeria.The said Mr. Peter Woo is claiming to this office that you aredead and have Instructed that all relevant documentation/Informations regardingyour Payment/Transfer, be changed to him as the beneficiary of the payment short-listed among the foreign beneficiaries entitled to receiveentitlements owed to them, by the Federa= l Republic of Nigeria. For your Information, thisGovernment has approved th= e total amount of TEN MILLION, FIVE HUNDRED ANDTWENTY SIX THOUSAND UNITED STATES DOLLARS ONLY, in your favor, prior to the federal Government instructions/mandate to offset all outstanding payments to the various legal foreign beneficiaries around the world and your payment file wasaffected. We need to confirm from you if it's really true that you are deadas made mention by your Associate. You should note that, If we do not hear from you, it automatically means that you are actually dead and the information passed to us by Mr. Peter Woo is correct. Hence, you are hereby requested to reply this mail immediately for confirmation, before we proceed with this payment and for us to know the true position of things with you so that we won't make any mistakes/errors in remitting your out-standing payment to a wrong person/account. Your quick response will help this ministry a lot. EMAIL: email@example.com Best Regards. Dr.Alhaji Sule Lamdo Secretary for:Federal Minister of Internal Affairs. --=20 This message has been scanned for viruses and dangerous content by MailScanner, and is believed to be clean.