This email with the subject "ATTN: Honourable Contractor" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 19 Oct 2006 13:18:33 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was Charles Soludo <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA TINUBU SQUARE, LAGOS. CABLES: CENBANK Governor's Email: email@example.com TELEGRAM: CENBANK FROM THE DESK OF: Professor Charles C. Soludo Executive Governor, Central Bank Of Nigeria (CBN), International Remittance Department, Corporate Headquarters: # CBN House, Tinubu Square, Eleke Crescent-Victoria Island, Marina, Lagos, Nigeria, West Africa. P.O. Box 55037 Falomo Ikoyi Lagos Island Marina. GOVERNOR'S EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org WEBSITE: www.cenbank.org ATTN: Honourable Contractor, RE: IMMEDIATE CONTRACT PAYMENT CONTRACT #: AV/NNPC/FGN/MIN/009 This is in Acknowledgement of Your Immediate Contract Payment: Contract Number #AV/NNPC/FGN/MIN/009. On behalf of the entire Staffs of the Central Bank of Nigeria and the Federal Government of Nigeria in collaboration with the Authorities, who are in charge of Foreign Contract Payments, we Apologies, for the delay of your Contract Payment and all the Inconveniences and Inflict that we might have indulge you through. However, we were having some minor problems with our Payment System, which have demoralized us and caused a lot of predicament to us that are Inexplicable, which have also held us stranded and Indolent, not having the Perseverance and Aspiration to devote our 100% Assiduity in Accrediting Foreign Contract Payments. We apologize once again for all the inconveniences.