A Scam Email with the Subject "URGENT PAYMENT..." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 13 Jan 2008 14:20:41 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "email@example.com" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
I AM MR. FRANK MORE THE PERSONAL ASSISTANT TO DR.FUNSO KUPOLOKU THE GROUP-MANAGING DIRECTOR OF THE NIGERIAN NATIONAL PERTROLUM COPERATION (NNPC). I HAVE PRAYED OVER AND OVER BEFORE CONTACTING YOU FOR THIS VITAL BUSSINESS TO BENEFIT FROM ME BECAUSE I CANNOT DO IT ALL ALONE. SIR, DUE TO SOME POLITICAL PROBLEMS THAT WE ARE FACING HERE IN NIGERAN CONCERNING THE THIRD TENOR SUBJECT ISSUE IN THE GOVT. HOUSE TODAY.
NOW THAT THE OLD PRESIDENT HAS FINALLY STEPED DOWN FOR THE NEW GOVT. TO TAKE OVER POWER LAST YEAR. A LOT OF GOVERNMENT OFFICILS HAS BEEN USING THIS GREAT OPPROTUNITY TO MOVE OUT MONEY OUT OF THE COUNTRY, AS THERE WILL BE NO TRESS OF THIS FUNDS AS THEY HAVE HANDED OVER TO THE NEW GOVERNMENT. I WILL BE VERY GLAD TO USE THIS OPPRTUNITY TO TRANSFER TO YOU THE SUM OF $25.500 MILLON TO ANY NOMINATED ACCOUNT THAT YOU WILL ROVIDE TO ME. I WILL COME UP WITH MORE DETAILS AND ALL ORIGINAL DOCUMENTS THAT WILL BACK UP THIS TRANSACTION IN YOUR NAME. MANY THANKS FOR YOUR UNDERSTANDING.
I WAIT YOUR URGENT
MR. FRANK MORE LAWANSON