A Scam Email with the Subject "Hello my good friend" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 27 Apr 2010 16:13:25 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "Mr. Koffi Thomas" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Hello my good friend,
How are you today? Hope all is well with you and your family?, You may not understand why this mail came to you. But if you do not remember me, you might have receive an email from me in the past regarding a multi-million-dollar
business proposal which we never concluded. I am using this opportunity to inform you that this multi-million-dollar business has been concluded with the assistance of another partner from Germany who financed the transaction to a
I thank you for your great effort to our unfinished transfer of your fund into your account due to one reason or the other which is best known to you.But I want to inform you that I have successfully transferred the fund out of my bank to my new partner's account in Germany that was capable of assisting me in this great venture. Due to your effort, sincerity, courage and trust worthiness You showed during the course of the transaction.I want to compensate you and show my gratitude to you with the sum of $5,000,000.00(five million united states dollars) I have left a certified international bankdraft for you worth of $5,000,000.00 cashable anywhere in the world.
My dear friend I will like you to contact MY REV FATHER, Rev. Fr John Edo on his email address at:[ firstname.lastname@example.org ] for the collection of your bank draft. I have authorized him to release the Bank Draft to you whenever you contact him regarding the bank draft.At the moment, I'm very busy here because of the investment projects, which I and my new partner are having at hand.
Please I will like you to accept this token with good faith as this is from the bottom of my heart,Also comply with Rev Father John Edo's directives so that he will send the
draft to you without any delay.
NOTE;You are advised to stop any further communication with your local representative(s) any officials (s) department whom may call you or email you concerning the check draft worth sum of US$5M, accept Rev Father John Edo.
You are advise not to accept any fax or telephone calls that does not come from him, Because he is the only person I have authorized to deliver the check draft to you, and you may call him immediately you received this message for
more information through the bellow information.
REVEREND FATHER John Edo
CONTACT:SAINT MARY'S CATHOLIC CHURCH ISOLO LAGOS NIGERIA
Email address: email@example.com
Cell phone : +2348062763444
Therefore, you should send him your below information for the delivery of your bank draft to your doorstep
Current mailing address where
you want him to send the draft to you.Thanks and God bless you and your family. Hoping to hear from you again.
Mr. Koffi Thomas