This email with the subject "I hope my letter meets you well" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 05 Mar 2010 06:05:19 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "Capt John Savimbi"<firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Friend, I hope my letter meets you well. I am in need of your assistance. My name is Capt. John Savmbi I am in the Engineering military unit in Luanda- Angola Ihave $19 Million US dollars in Finance Firm in Ghana that we want to move out,the money is legal, I was given the funds by my late uncle General Jonas Savimbi when he was in power. But we are moving it through diplomatic means from the Finance Firm here in Ghana to your country or any country you advise,using diplomatic courier service. The most important thing, Can we give you the trust? Once the funds get to you,you take your 4 million dollars out and keep our 15 million dollars, Your own part of this deal is to humbly solicit for your sincere assistance to help me clear and accommodate this fund in your country, find a safe place where the funds can be sent to until l join you. If you are interested to assist I will furnish you with more details when you reply. But the whole process is simple and we must keep a low profile at all times. To finally assist my family in managing this fund in any lucrative field in your country for at least two years after l must have joined you to start a new life,reply me through this email (email@example.com) immediately You received this letter to enable us plan the next step of the transfer and confirm this Below information in your response. 1) Your Full Name and address: 2) Your direct Phone and Fax numbers: 3) Your mailing address. Waiting for your urgent response. Regards, Capt. John Savimbi.