This email with the subject "URGENT RESPONSE NEEDED?++++++++++++" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 14 Nov 2010 04:34:39 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "SAM EGO"<firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
REF:ONE HUNDREND AND FIFTY MILLION UNITED STATE DOLLARS,
($150,MILLION.) FOR INVESTMENT.
I am an Attorney Sam Ego based in Monrovia here
the capital of Liberia. This fund belongs to one of
my clients, an ex-President of my Country Mr.Charles Taylor.
He asked me to get a reliable some One to help him invest this
fund over there in your Country,
These said funds investment amount $150musd is been assigned by
Mr.President Charles Taylor for investment allocation we have
alot of money to invest wisely under your care.20% of the total
sum has been assigned as per your share.I Shall visit you with
the wife of the president to your country for the investment.
once the funds hits into your account for the onward investment.
Kindly get back to me with the following information s of yours
to enable me start the processing.
1. Your Full name & Age:----------------
Occupation & Position:-------------------
Above all, I wish to assure you that the funds in
question is not an act of Terrorist Funding, neither
Money Laundering nor Drug-funding. Thus, the transfer
will follow the normal protocol of funds transfer,
backed up with its papers so that you will not
encounter any difficulties/problem with your Federal
Monetary Control authorities.
I await your urgent response.
Thanks and God bless.
Barrister Sam Ego