Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419

Subject: Greetings

From: Alfred Mensah <>

This email with the subject "Greetings" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 19 Sep 2007 08:59:36 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

The sender was Alfred Mensah <>, although it may have been spoofed.


  Compliments of the day.Forgive my indignation if this message comes to you as a surprise and may offend your personality for contacting you without your prior consent and writing through this unofficial channel.

  My name is Mr Alfred Mensah,Chairman,Contract-Awarding Committee of the AFRICAN UNION (AU) with its fundheadquarters in Accra Ghana.I am a Ghanaian married with four kids.I am writing to solicit for your assistance in the transfer of $6,720,000.00 million U.S dollars only.I got your contact during my search for a reliable,honest and a trust worthy person to entrust this huge transfer project with.

 This fund was a residue of the over invoiced contract bills awarded by us intentionally for the supply of hard/soft wares, pharmaceuticals/medical items, light and heavy duty vehicles,apparels and other administrative/logistics for the peace keeping talks in Sierra-Leone and Liberia during the Peace Keeping  Projects.As an officer of the organization,I cannot be directly connected to this money thus I am impelled to request for your assistance to receive this money into your bank account on our behalf.

 Could you be kind enough to render your services in this regard so i can provide to you more elaborate details of the project,and you shall be rewarded with 30% of the total sum.I do need to stress that there are practically no risk involved in this.

 If you accept this offer, I will appreciate your timely response to my private email address (

Yours Faithfully,

Mr. Alfred Mensah.

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