This email with the subject "FROM SABIN SAMBA" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 11 Aug 2006 16:48:03 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was =?us-ascii?Q?sabin=20samba?= <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
FROM SABIN SAMBA 13 BP 125 ABIDJAN 13 ABIDJAN COTE D'IVOIRE Dear respectful, It is my Pleasure to write to you after considering your profile My name is Sabin Samba a nationality of Egypt. I am married to Mr. Lobi Samba who worked with Egypt company in Ivory Coast for fiften years before he died in the year 2003. We were married for eleven years without a child. he died after a brief illness thatlasted for only four days. When my late husband was alive we deposited the sum of$10.5Million (ten Million five hundred thousand U.S. Dollars) in a BANK here in COTE D'IVOIRE for investment aboard. Presently, this money is still with the bank.resently my Doctor told me that I would not last due to cancer problem. Having known my condition I decided to look for some one aboard who will help me receive and invest this money in a profitable business because this my only hope of live now because the relation of my hosband did not know about this money.They have seized all my husband belongings and told me to go because i did not have a child for them.Again i will like to come to your country as soon as this money is transferred to your account so that i will be able to treat myself because they have told me that there are better doctors aboard who be able to cure this my sickness.Please if you have accepted to help me i will like to hear from you as soon as possible and i promise to conpenset you with 15% of this money for helping me. I don't need any telephone communication in this regard because of my health and the presence of my husband family and relatives around me always. I don't want them to know about this development. Please if you have accepting to assist me i will like you to send to me your telephone and fax number, your full address and you bank details so that i will submit it to the bank for them to transfer the money to your account as i will tell them and i will tell you how you will contact the bank and what you will tell them. I shall give you the contact of the bank where the money was deposited for you to contact them and request them to transfer the money to your account.I will also tell the bank to issue you a letter of authority that will empower you as the new beneficiary of this fund. Please assure me that you will act accordingly as I stated here. Please if you have accepted to help me i am waiting to hear from you through this email address (email@example.com) Thanks and God blessed Best regard Mrs Sabin Samba