This email with the subject "urgent!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 28 Sep 2006 05:23:11 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "michael" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
This is to inform you that after due consideration's by the Federal government
concerning the possible means to usefully achieve the payment of foreign
contractors without the interference of impostors, we have concluded with the FG
that cash payment through the ECOWAS Diplomatic and courier service company
will be the best option.
An agreement have also been reached between the FG and that of the ECOWAS
Diplomatic security and courier service company during the last African summit
held in JOHANNESBURG SOUTH AFRICA, therefore your funds will been
packaged by ECOWAS Diplomatic security and courier service company and
deliver to your designated address.
Under this agreement reached between them and our FG , it was also made clear
and understandable that every listed contactor will be liable take care of custom
clearing fee likely to be paid at the time of arrival of his or her consignment in his or
her country, So, contact now, AZEEZ UMAR, the director of ECOWAS diplomatic
security and courier service company on the Email: ( email@example.com)
Phone: +234-8060114300, in order for him to update you with their delivery schedule.
I will be waiting for you to update me or call me on my direct phone number: (+234
-8060114300) after you have being in contact with MR AZEEZ UMAR so that I will
know the development.
NNPC/ foreign contract payment director