The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Advance Fee Fraud/419 o

Subject:  A recommendation from a friend
From:  "DR. ERIC MENSAH" <>
Date:  Mon, 21 Sep 2009 03:45:42 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "A recommendation from a friend" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 21 Sep 2009 03:45:42 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "DR. ERIC MENSAH" <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear Friend,

   My name is DR. ERIC MENSAH , I am a top politician in Accra Ghana, west Africa. and I have an investment interest in Dubai, With due respect and concern,i have concealed an amount which I will like to invest in Dubai with your assistance in locating a very lucrative business venture which I can invest the fund into.due to crises in my country today I would like to invest in Dubai United Arab Emirate, However while I contacted you,based on the fact as a business personality to please kindly advise me on the best avenue to invest this fund into,

I will be grateful to receive your reply to enable us proceed for the investment.