This email with the subject "Re:Hello Friend" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 12 Oct 2006 20:44:36 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was PROF CHARLES SOLUDO <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
PROF.CHARLES SOLUDO OFFICE OF THE EXECUTIVE GOVERNOR CENTRAL BANK OF NIGERIA GARKI,ABUJA. NIGERIA. Date: 13/10/2006. CONTRACT PAYMENT REF#:FMA/PED/FGN/1473/99-AP 05/CBN. ..................................................... ATTN: PRESIDENT/DIRECTOR As stated in the records of outstanding contractors due for payment with the Federal Government of Nigeria, your name and other information was discovered as next on the list of the outstanding contractors who have not received their payments. We apologies for the delay of your payment and all the inconveniences and inflict that we might have indulge you through, However we were having some minor problem with the ministry through which this contract was executed,which is inexplicable, and have held us stranded and indolent, not having the aspiration to devote our 100% assiduity in accrediting foreign contractors payments,we apologise once again. I wish to inform you now that your payment is being processed and will be released to you as soon as you respond to this mail. Also note that from my record in my file your outstanding contract payment is US$15.5M (Fifteen Million, five Hundred thousand United States dollars). Kindly re-confirm to me the followings:- 1) Your full name. 2) Phone, fax and mobile number. 3) Company name, position and address. 4) Profession, age and marital status. 5) Working I'd/Int'l passport. Upon receipt of the above listed information,your payment will be made to you through telegraphic transfer from Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to your destination bank. Contact the Office of The Executive Governor as soon as you receive this letter for onward processing of your payment. Regards, PROF CHARLES SOLUDO. THE EXECUTIVE GOVERNOR