This email with the subject "YOUR QUICK RESPONSE IS REQUIRED" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 16 Jan 2010 06:19:51 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "Bishop Godwin Adonnai" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
FROM BISHOP GODWIN ADONNAI Bishop Godwin Adonnai (PHD) The Anglican Church ; 14 Surulere Avenue, Bp 122 Cotonou Benin Republic. Blessed, Greetings In The Name Of God, Permit me the honour to address you through this message, i am sincerely telling you the truth and nothing but the truth. You Must Confirm this shortly from now pending your positive response to this. If it were not true I cannever involve my hands, I am an Ordained Bishop Godwin Adonnai . I am Sending you this Message in Respect to a American Citizen Mr Andy P. Daniel, an industrialist here in Cotonou Benin Republique, who Invested the sum of US 5,000.000.00 ( Five Million United States Dollars Only) in a Finance Firm here in Cotonou Benin Republique, Unfortunately, he died on an accident together with his family. We now request your co-operation/ assistance to claim this fund to be distributed to the Needy/ poor people in your country, as all efforts made both at the Church here and his Fellow American Citizens to locate his Relatives did not work out, you can come up for this claim . I used to pray for him when he was alive, He was Very Strong in the Lord .Do not regard this as Just an Ordinary Internet Message. He worshipped with us at the Anglican Church here in cotonou and as a Result we developed a Profound Family relationship. Most of his belongings, he left them with me for safe keep, among them, all his Business registration papers, His information with The Finance Firm for his USD 5,000,000.00 Deposit. Now that we cannot locate any of his relation, we decided that this Money, USD 5,000 ,000.00 be distributed to Charitable homes any where over there. I will come immedaitely you received the 5m in your bank account .We are now looking for a trust worthy person like you who will come and claim this fund and distribute it to charitable homes over there . It is a devine Revelation from above to have this done. You can contact me directly by Means of Telephone Call on 00 229 97 51 82 93 or E-mail me : email@example.com but be sure when this fund finally gets to you, you must use it accordingly as indicated here in this message. Keep it extremely confidential please until this transaction is concluded soonest. Do not regard this as Just an Ordinary Internet Message. Blessed is he that considereth the poor , the Lord will deliver him in Time of trouble . The Lord will Preserve him and keep him alive and he shall be blessed upon the earth. Send me your Phone Number, Your address and your Full names, Copy of your passport or any of your Id, to my Email: firstname.lastname@example.org then give me a phone call in confirmation if you are Faithful enough to do this, Do Let me know Immediately and you must witness the goodness of the Lord in your Life, Family, Business and your entire generation; I remain for you in Fervent Prayers. Your Quick Response is required Bishop Godwin Adonnai (PHD) The Anglican Church Cotonou Benin Rep