This email with the subject "From Barr Wilson Matata." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 21 Jan 2011 12:22:45 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was Barr Wilson Matatah <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
With all due respect.
Do accept my sincere apologies if this mail does not meet your personal ethics, My name is Wilson Matata and an attorney by profession, I am contacting you in order to ask for your assistance on this confidential business proposal with full financial benefit for both me and you. Before I go into further details, please be informed that I am writing without any other person(s) pre-knowledge of my contacting you on this transaction. Therefore I will appreciate same attitude to be maintained by you all through. in my quest to find a reliable trustee to manage the assets/estate of my late client valued at only US$11,000,000.00 (Eleven Million United States Dollars), I contacted you and it is the only reason why you are receiving this email from me. I shall be willing to supply you with more detailed information concerning this business project upon hearing back from you.
I have no intention whatsoever to delve into your private life considering the fact that you have never had any communication with me in the past, but due to the nature of this business project based on the fact that I lack the locus-stand to assume the role of the trustee or appoint any of my relation to become the trustee by virtue of the facts and circumstances surrounding this project, I am left with no other choice, but to carry out a discreet search for a reputable person outside the shores of my country and consequently seek your stewardship.
If you wish to render your selfless service, but very rewarding, do provide me with your telephone numbers and home address via email. I shall provide you with more detailed information upon hearing back from you. Thank you, all inconvenience is regretted.
Barr Wilson Matata.