This email with the subject "Attention:" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 09 Jul 2015 08:36:50 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was Mrs Joy Richard <Joy@fine.ocn.ne.jp>, although it may have been spoofed.
Attention: I am Mrs Joy Richard, from Ministry Of Finance Cotonou (Head office). This is to bring to you notice that after the conference meeting we had, The Government of this country realized that you are among those that involved in scam victim we have in our list to Compensate by the government of this country as instructions from United Nation (UN)The Governor of this state Cotonou Benin Republic has instructed this office to forward your file to WESTERN UNION MONEY TRANSFER PAYMENT HEADQUARTER to pay you the sum of US$1.2000.00 through WESTERN UNION. His Excellence the GOVERNOR has instructed the WESTERN payment department Mr. John Collins, to send the sum of US $1.2000.00 through his custody for easy receiver of your funds. You are to contact them now to ensure that your fund will be transferring to you once you send them the needed information to avoid wrong transaction.According to the demands of WESTERN UNION MONEY TRANSFER you are to receive your fund at the installment rate of $5,000.00 daily until the US$1.2000.00 is completely transferred to you accordingly. You are to contact them now with the bellow information to avoid wrong transaction. Reconfirm your address (1)Your Full name:............... (2)Your Phone number.............. (3)Your Contact address:................. (4)Your Age:............................ (5)Your Country....... Listen very carefully, tell Mr. Collins John that you are advised to contact him by Mrs. Joy Richard. from Ministry Of Finance here in Cotonou Benin ;Bellow is their Contact Information. Contact with this information below: CONTACT PERSON: Rev.Timothy White , EMAIL: address:::: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone Number: :+229 9512 3119 Address: 455 AGBOKOU,ANKPA ROAD,LAGOTES PALAR.COTONOU BENIN REPUBLIC Please, do not forget to update me as soon as you receive your first payment. Best regards. Mrs Joy Richard Ministry of Finance Benin Republic.