This email with the subject "from dr mrs mariam abacha" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 23 Apr 2010 11:47:32 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "Dr Mrs Mariam Abacha"<firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear: It's my pleasure to contact you for a business venture which I and my Son,intend to establish in your country. Though I have not met with you before but I believe,one has to risk confiding in someone to succeed sometimes in life. There is this huge amount of Twenty Five million U.S dollars($25,000,000.00) which my late Husband kept for us in a security storage house here in NIGERIA an before he was poisoned by unknow persons.Now me and my son decided to invest these money in your country or anywhere safe enough outside Africa for security and political reasons.We want you to help us to transfer this fund to your country for investment purposes on the followings below: If you can be of an assistance to us we will be pleased to offer to you 30% Of the total fund. It is very important that you forward to me your full name ,your private telephone and fax to you.numbers/occupation, to enable me send all relevant documents pertaining the deposit of this fund hence I will not want to be exposed this is to aviod losing the money. I await your soonest response. Thank you and God bless you. Sincerely, DR MRS.MARIAM ABACHA