This email with the subject "Re: NEXT OF KIN/BENEFICIARY" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 09 Apr 2015 18:07:46 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "Henry Kofi Wampah" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Good day, I am Mr Henry Kofi Wampah the Governor of Bank of Ghana. We write to inform you about a deceased from your country who was a Gold Merchant and Exporter, but died in a mining accident in Ghana in 2011. We are contacting you based on the fact that the deceased identified and named you as his beneficiary to the sum of US $16,800,000.00 he deposited in Bank of Ghana. The Judicial Service of Ghana advice that you forward your particulars to this office as soon as possible to enable us send them to the Chief Justice of Ghana and the Minister of Finance and Economic Planning for subsequent release and transfer of the funds to you since the payment has been approved by the above mentioned authorities. Reply immediately with the following details in order to start processing the payment to your nominated bank account. 1. FULL NAMES: 2. ADDRESS: 3. TELEPHONE AND FAX NUMBERS: 4. IDENTIFICATION: All documentation attached to this fund has been confirmed by us as legitimate and genuine from the Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning and the Office of the Chief Justice of the Judicial Service of the Republic of Ghana. Regards, Mr. Henry Kofi Wampah Governor Bank of Ghana One Thorpe Road P. O. Box GP 2674 Accra, Ghana Email: email@example.com www.bog.gov.gh