Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: Urgent message

From: Dr. Dele Adams <>

This email with the subject "Urgent message" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 31 Jul 2006 03:13:20 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was Dr. Dele Adams <>, although it may have been spoofed.

TELEPHONE  234 2 751 4469
CELL PHONE  234 805 813 8610

I am sure you will be surprise to read this from me having not met me before. I am DR DELE ADAMS an 
FOREMOST, I apologized using this medium to reach you for a transaction / business of this 
magnitude, but this is due to Confidentiality and prompt access reposed on this medium.
I have decided to seek a confidential co-operation with you in the execution of the deal described 
Here under for the benefit of all parties and hope you will keep it as a top secret because of the 
nature of this transaction.

Within the Department of THE FEDERAL MINISTRY OF AVIATION where I work as an Executive DIRECTOR and 
with the cooperation of four other top officials, we have in our possession as overdue payment 
bills totaling Twenty - Eight Million, Five Hundred Thousand U. S. Dollars ($28,500,000.) which we 
want to transfer abroad with the assistance and cooperation of a foreign company /individual to 
receive the said fund on our behalf or a reliable foreign non-company account to receive such 
funds. More so, we are handicapped in the circumstances, as Civil Servants HERE IN NIGERIA, CIVIL 
SERVICE Code of Conduct does not allow us to operate offshore account hence your importance in the 
whole transaction. This amount $28.5million represents the balance of the total contract value 
executed on behalf of my Department by a foreign contracting firm, which we the officials 
over-invoiced deliberately. Though the actual contract cost have been paid to the original 
contractor, leaving the balance in the Tune of the said amount which we have in principles gotten 
approval to remit by Key tested Telegraphic Transfer (K.T.T) to any foreign bank account you will 
provide by filing in an application through the Justice Ministry in Nigeria  for the transfer of 
rights and privileges of the former contractor to you.
I have the authority of my partners involved to propose that should you be willing to assist us in 
the transaction, your share of the sum will be 30% of the $28.5million, 60% for us and 10% for 
taxation and miscellaneous expenses. The business itself is 100% safe, on your part provided you 
treat it with utmost secrecy and confidentiality.  Also your area of specialization is not a 
hindrance to the successful execution of this transaction.  I have reposed my confidence in you and 
hope that you will not disappoint me.  Endeavor to contact me immediately on my e-mail address, or 
phone number above,  whether or not you are interested in this deal. If you are not, it will enable 
me scout for another foreign partner to carry out this deal I want to assure you that my partners 
and myself are in a position to make the payment of this claim possible provided you can give us a 
very strong Assurance and guarantee that our share will be secured and please remember to treat 
this matter as very confidential matter, because we will not comprehend with any form of exposure 
as we are still in active Government Service and remember once again that time is of the essence in 
this business. 

To effectively and officially get this funds transferred into your  personal OR COMPANY’S account, 
WE WILL PLEASE need your private telephone and Fax  numbers as well as your personal email address. 
 also YOU WILL NEED TO include your full banking particulars where this money should be wired into. 
With these informations,  we shall transcribe  YOUR  personal / COMPANY’S INFORMATION on the actual 
contract specification and put up claims and demand for the official approvals of this funds. the 
invoice will be used to demonstrate the contract and supply valued at $28.5M USD.
WHILE Thanking you for your ANTICIPATED co-operation I await your  reply.  In case you need further 
details from me, always call  my telephone  numberS above   between 9 A.M. AND 9 P.M. Mondays to 
Fridays daily.

Yours faithfully.
Dr Dele Adams