This email with the subject "Support My Family" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 15 Oct 2009 16:48:45 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "Mariam"<firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
CONTACT ME THROUGH MY UK ATTORNEYS EMAIL; lawblackwell@Aggies.com Compliments of the day to you! Due to the sudden death of my husband General Abacha the former head of state of Nigeria in June 1998, I have been thrown into a state of hopelessness by the former and present administration. I have lost confidence with anybody within my country. I got your contacts through personal search, and had to reach you through this medium. My lawyer will give you more details when you reply. Due to security network arrangements I can not travel out of Nigeria presently, so, this is why I have contacted you. You may check out information about my assertion; LOOK THIS UP; http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/africa/468903.stm http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/2492425.stm http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/4271245.stm http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/business/3168197.stm My husband deposited over $750.6 million dollars with security firms, abroad whose name is witheld for now till we are sure and confident of your commitment. I will be happy if you can receive some of these funds and keep it safe through investment for us. I assure you to keep a good percentage of this fund for yourself. I will need you to reply to me or through my lawyers. In your reply, ensure to include your telephone numbers numbers so that my Attorneys in the United Kingdom can commence communication with you. Please reply asap with your personal details and if any questions. You may contact me directly here; email@example.com My kind regards, Mrs. Mariam Abacha DISCLAIMER: This e-mail message and any attachments are confidential and may be privileged or otherwise protected by legal rules, and for use by the addressee only. If the message is received by anyone other than the addressee, please return the message to the sender and delete it and any attachments from your computer without copying it or disclosing its contents to anyone. Whilst all reasonable care has been taken to avoid the transmission of viruses, no responsibility is accepted in this regard and the recipient should scan and carry out such other checks as it considers appropriate.