This email with the subject "PLEASE I NEED YOUR HELP.(firstname.lastname@example.org)" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 05 May 2008 13:26:03 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was email@example.com, although it may have been spoofed.
FROM THE DESK OF DR.RHAMA PRIVATE TELEPHONE.0022 78 00 57 67 PLS, REPLY THROUGH MY PRIVATE EMAIL FOR THE SECURITY REASON: (firstname.lastname@example.org) DEAR ONE, GOOD GREETINGS TO YOU, I KNOW THIS LETTER WILL DEFINITELY COME TO YOU AS A SURPRISE. I AM DR RHAMA THE AUDITOR GENERAL IN AFRICAN DEVELOPMENT BANK IN BURKINA FASO. DURING THE COURSE OF OUR AUDITING I DISCOVERED A FLOATING FUND IN AN ACCOUNT OPENED IN THE BANK IN 1999 AND SINCE THEN NOBODY HAS OPERATED ON THIS ACCOUNT AGAIN. AFTER GOING THROUGH SOME OLD FILES IN THE RECORDS, I DISCOVERED THAT THE OWNER OF THE ACCOUNT DIED A LONG WITH HIS FAMILY IN PLANE CRASH, NOBODY IS YET STAND AS HIS NEXT OF KIN, SO I AM SOLICITING FOR YOUR ASSISTANCE TO PRESENT YOU AS THE NEXT OF KIN TO THE DECEASE HENCE HE DOES NOT HAVE SOME ONE AS HIS NEXT OF KIN TO INHERIT THE FUNDS THE SUM OF USD$15,000.000.00 (FIFTEEN MILLION UNITED STATE OF AMERICA DOLLARS). THEREFORE IF YOU ARE INTERESTED TO WORK WITH ME, URGENTLY GET BACK TO ME SO THAT I WILL GIVE YOU MORE INFORMATION AND HOW THE FUNDS SHALL BE SUCCESSFULY TRANSFER TO YOU BY THE BANK. I LOOK FORWARD TO YOUR REPLY SOONEST. (1) YOUR FULL NAME................. (2) YOUR CONTACT ADDRESS.... (3) YOUR TEL AND FAX NUMBER.... Trusting to hear from you immediately.... PLS, REPLY THROUGH MY PRIVATE EMAIL FOR THE SECURITY REASON: DIRECT CONTACT 00226 78005767, EMAIL email@example.com Thanks & Best Regards, DR. RHAMA