This email with the subject "ZIMBABWE FARMER." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 06 Feb 2007 05:26:36 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was MR. WESLEY FORD. <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
ZIMBABWE FARMER. MR. WESLEY FORD. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Greetings, In appreciation of your esteemed received through the internet and the choice of your country.I wish to introduce myself.My name is MR. WESLEY FORD, the son of MR.TERRY FORD of Zimbabwe.During the current crisis against the farmers of Zimbabwe by the supporters of President Robert Mugabe to claim all the white owned farms in our country, he ordered all the white farmers to surrender their farms to his party members and their followers.You can view website to see the kind of brutal and wicked government we have in Zimbabwe: http://www.thefarmer.co.zw/main.htm http://www.rte.ie/news/2000/0418/zimbabwe.html CONTACT: My Father was one of the best farmers in the country and knowing that he did not support the President political ideology, the president supporters invaded my father's farm and burnt down everything, killed him and confiscated all his investments. Before this unpleasant incident, my mother and father had already visited Europe to deposit the sum of Four Million Five Hundred US Dollars (US$4.5m) in a safe diplomatic Security Company vault.Note that I have the certificate of deposit in my custody. After the bloody incident, we all had to escape to UK for the safety of our lives.Where we have been living since then as Political refugees. I am seeking for a reliable foreigner who can assist us in moving this funds out for safe banking and profitable investment. Honestly I am telling you all this just because I don't want to invest this funds in UK due to my status here as a political refugee and moreover I don't want to take risk because this funds is all that I and my mother are depending on.My father was issued with a certificate of deposit when he deposited the funds with the security company and I have the document with me. We are seriously looking for a trusted partner that will assist us with the convenient and legal claimant of the consignment containing the funds and onward transfer of the funds out of where it has been deposited,Your help will be appreciated with 30% of the total fund whil 10% of the total will be set aside to cover any expenses incurred during this transaction. And 60% will be for my family. We will be happy if you will be able to invest our share in your country under your supervision. I would appreciate confidentiality and honesty in our correspondence. Your immediate response will be highly welcome as I hope to hear from you soon. Please include your full names,phone and fax number in your response for better communication. NOTE THE PHONE NUMBER OF THE SECURITY COMPANY WHERE THE FUNDS IS SHALL BE GIVEN TO YOU AS SOON AS REQUESTED. Stay blessed with your family, MR. WESLEY FORD. private email: email@example.com **** The National Lottery**** WINNING NOTIFICATION We are happily to announce to you the draw #(2007/1159) of the UK NATIONAL LOTTERY, online Sweepstakes International program held on Saturday 6th January 2007. It is yet to be claimed and you are getting the FINAL NOTIFICATION as regards this. Your e-mail address attached to ticket number: 66475600545 306 with Serial number 5377/06 drew the lucky numbers: 15 25 29 35 39 40 11 (11 AS BONUSBALL), which subsequently won you the lottery in the 2nd category i.e match 6 plus bonus. You have therefore been approved to claim a total sum of 1,23O,310 (One Million Two Hundred and Thirty Thousand Three Hundred and Ten Pounds Sterling) in cash credited to file KTU 9023117310/06. This is from a total cash prize of 8,612,170GBP shared amongst the(7)lucky winners in this category i.e Match 6 plus bonus. To file for your claim, please contact our fudiciary agent below for validation. ******************************************************************************* Name:Mr Charles McCoy. Phone:+44-704-570-8654 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Foreign Services Manager,Payment and Release orderDepartment LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM. Endeavour to email him your full names, winning numbers, email address, telephone/fax numbers immediately.Congratulations from me and members of staff of THE NATIONAL LOTTERY. SINCERELY, JAMES IRVIN