A Scam Email with the Subject "READ THIS MAIL AND RECEIVED BLESSING" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 14 Dec 2009 04:27:58 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "Mrs. Susan Shabangu" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
FROM MRS.SUSAN SHABANGU MINISTER OF MINING OF THE REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA Hello , First, let me start by introducing myself as Mrs. Susan Shabangu, a mother of three children and the Minister of Mining since 29th April 1996 to date under the auspices of the president of South Africa Mr. Thabo Mbeki. After due deliberation with my children, I decided to contact you for your assistance in standing as a beneficiary to the sum of US$30.5m (Thirty Million, Five Hundred Thousand United States Dollars only) you can view my profile at my website (www.info.gov.za/gol/gcis_profile.jsp?id=1066 ) click on,The proposal, after the swearing in ceremony making me the deputy minister of Mining and security, my husband Mr. Ndelebe Shabangu died while he was on an official trip to Trinidad and Tobago in 1996. After his death, I discovered that he had some funds in a dollar account which amounted to the sum of us$30.5 Million with a Security and Finance Institution in South Africa of which I will divulge information to you when i get your full consent and support to go for a change of beneficiary and subsequent transfer of the funds into you a comfortable and conducive account of your choice. If you want to speak with my Attorney, that is fine and okay by me. You will have to send down you private telephone /fax number so that I can forward it to him to reach you from time to time this is for security reasons. Please I do not need to remind you of the need for absolute confidentiality of this transaction must succeed. If you do not feel comfortable with this transaction, do not hesitate to discontinue. Thanks for your anticipated co-operation and my regards to your family. My regards to your family Yours faithfully, MRS. SUSAN SHABANGU E-mail: email@example.com