This email with the subject "INVESTMENT IN OIL/GAS FUNDS" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 08 Apr 2006 03:10:48 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "Dr.Hill Brant" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Sir/Madam, I am a member of the "Contract Award Committee", Department of Petroleum Resources, London. We are in search of an agent who will assist us in the transfer of thirty-one Million US Dollars (US$31m) and subsequent investment of same in lucrative ventures in your country. You will be required to. 1) Assist in the transfer of the said sum 2) Advise on lucrative area(s) of investment, and 3) Assist in the management of same investments. Could you be kind enough to render your services to us in this regard,you shall be rewarded with 15% of the total sum stated above while 10% of the investments dividents shall be paid to you annually. Kindly indicate your interested by sending an email to me so that I can give you the modalities. Yours Sincerely, Dr.Hill Brant.