A Scam Email with the Subject "Hello Dear" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 11 Jun 2010 07:49:37 -0500 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "Engr.Lamin Bojang" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Hello Dear, I am Engr.Lamin Bojang the chairman of the contract award committee of the Construction and Infrastructure Ministry of Works here in The Gambia. For security reasons, I may not wish to disclose the most important thing for now until I hear from you. After due deliberation with my partners, I decided to forward to you this business proposal, we want you to assist us receive contract bill sum of Eleven million united state bills into your account with 30% offer. This bill stemmed from a contract awarded to Mr. Chang Huang, a Taiwan contractor. Who later died in motor accident in his country. Taiwan. The bill is the balance for the contract yet to be paid. We have been exercising patience for this privilege for so long not until the presidential announcement, that all foreign contractors owed be paid forthwith, this is a lifetime blessing we cannot afford to miss. Now, we need a foreigner that will stand as the contractor to receive the contract bill. Note this transaction is very much free from all sorts of risk hence the business was carefully planned and it will be successfully executed. Upon indication of your interest to fully co-operate with us, I shall furnish you with some details about the project. ContYour prompt reply will be highly appreciated. Best Regards, Engr.Lamin Bojang.