A Scam Email with the Subject "My Good Friend" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 28 Dec 2009 02:43:13 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "email@example.com" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
My Good Friend
Good day my friend, how are you doing also how is your lovely family and friends over there hope the are all doing great, am fine also, My friend I know that this little email will be a great surprised to you, But I want you to really have time and read it very well and come back to me as soon as possible
I am seeking for your co-operation in building a Tourist Hotel/shopping Mall or Real Estate in your country. I am sorry if this is not in line with your business activities. But I need an experienced person like to assist me to set up and develop the project and assume responsibility of ownership, which will be bringing in profit monthly or annually.
I am Mr.BUMARA SAMI, a citizen of Sierra Leone, A former adviser on Budget and planning to the former president of Sierra Leone Alhaji Tijan Kabbah .I acquired this money as a result of Gold and Diamond export to overseas; now I am currently in possession of Euro10.5Million for investment.
Now the present government Ernest BAI KOROMA has intensified efforts at probing the ex-government administration and the officials have turned their backs on us and have been frustrating me and others that served under Alhaji Tijan KABBAH. For this reason I left Sierra Leone to Côte d'Ivoire where I am now contacting you.
That is why I need someone who is trustworthy and honest to assist me achieve my objectives, and also manage the business for me. Your immediate reply will be highly appreciated and I shall give you more information on this project as soon as I receive your reply.
Furthermore, we can negotiate your own percentage as we progress.
Please contact me to indicate your interest by forwarding your contact details.
Thanks and best regards.
Mr. SAMI BUMARA