This email with the subject "Hello dearest," was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 06 Dec 2010 14:00:18 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was buba <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
How are you today? Please permit me to introduce myself to you as I believed age can never be hindrance or obstacle between true loves, what matters most in any relationship is love. My name is alima buba, I am single 23 years old from Durfur Region of Sudan and presently I am residing in a refugee camp in Ouagadougou Burkina Faso as a Result of the killing of my families by rebels in Sudan please don't be discourage for hearing this. I am writing this email to you with the private office computer of the coordinator in charge Of the refugee camp his name is Rev. Father ERNEST JOE of sacred hearth Catholic Church Burkina Faso, My late father Eng. BUBA was the general manager Gruv-Melton Oil and Gas Company before his death; it is a small private oil extracting firm in Burkina Faso West Africa.
The brutal killing of my mother and my father and my fatherâs younger brother took place one early morning at 5.30 A .M by the rebels, I was the only one who survived among my families, I managed to escape and make my way to West Africa Burkina Faso where my father served as manager with Gruv-Melton Oil and Gas Company. Though before my father died he told me that he deposited (USD$17.200.000.00) Seventeen Million, Two hundred thousand united states dollars in ISLAMIC BANK OF BURKINA FASO / BANQUE ISLAMIC DES ETATS DE AFRIQUE DE OUEST (ISBB) and that was the major reason why I moved down to Burkina Faso to claim these money my father deposited. Presently I am in Burkina Faso and leaving in a refugee camp this is the address (Refugee Camp Ground Bobo Dioulasso Express way, KM 14 Ouagadougou Burkina Faso).Regarding this money my late father left in the bank.
I have contacted the bank where the money is deposited and presented some documents showing that I am truly the daughter of Eng.BUBA AMADU, they did some verifications and find out that am truly the legal daughter to Eng.BUBA AMADU , they told me that my status in the country as a refugee does not permit me to claim the money, they advised me to look for a reliable someone who will stand as a trustee receive the money on my behalf, Hence the bank insisted that someone must Represent me in their bank,I am contacting you to assist me stand as my trustee represent me in the bank receive the money on my behalf in your account in your country. Or in the alternative, if you can help me to get my Camp Clearance and Passport to come to join you in your country, then on my arrival in your country me and you will team up and apply directly to the bank so that the bank will transfer the money into your bank account, please indicate to me your interest to assist me in transferring this money to your account. Please these are my hobbies; I like swimming, dancing, cooking, meeting people, going to social activities, and also I like music such as love songs mostly west life song, Elvis Presley and Lionel Richie, R&B, hip up and jazz. I would like to know more about you too. Your likes and dislike, your hobbies and what you are do for living presently.
I will give you more details as soon as I get your positive response.