This email with the subject "Dear friend" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 17 Nov 2007 02:35:07 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
It is a pleasure to contact you in reference to the transfer of US$9.5M into your account for onward investment such as (precious stone marketing, Industrial Project and Estate Building Management) in your country. Presently, the money in question was initially deposited in a bank here in Burkina Faso but has been transferred and it's on hold in "Monaco France", for further correspondence. Please, if you are interested, Email me on : firstname.lastname@example.org so that I can give you more information.
Expecting your prompt response.