A Scam Email with the Subject "GOOD DAY" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 02 Feb 2006 01:39:23 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "peter savimbi" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
From: Peter Savimbi Telephone: 27 83 4374001 Fax:27-11-507-6370 Dear Sir / Madam,Please I am Mr. Peter Savimbi, the only son of late Francis Savimbi from Angola. My Father was the Immidiate elder Brother to the Late Jonas Savimbi the former Rebel leader in Angola before his death. I got your contact from world on line South Africa. My sources of your contact gave me the courage and confidence to rely on you. I am writing you in absolute confidence primarily to seek your assistance to transfer our funds of Thirty million United States dollars ($30,000,000.00) now in the custody of a bank here in South Africa to your private account as our late father's business partner.
SOURCE OF THE MONEY:My late father, Francis Savimbi, a native of Mende district in the Northern province of Angola, was the general Manager of a Mining co-operation in Angola. According to my father, this money was the income accrued from mining co-operation's over draft and minor sales before the peak of the civil war.
To this effect, I humbly solicit your assistance in the following ways, (1) To assist me claim this fund from the Bank as co-beneficiary. (2) To transfer this money in your name to your country.(3) To make a good arrangement for a joint business investment on our behalf in your country and under your good directives as the caretaker.
For your assistance I have to concede 40 % of this money to you for your effort and kind assistance. Honestly this transaction is 100% risk free and most is treated seriously/ confidentially for security reasons.
Please include your telephone and fax numbers for easy communications and to enable me secure all the important documents that canme back up this transaction if necessary. I advise that you respond to by email or telephone call.
Thanks and God bless. Peter Savimbi Telephone: 27 83 4374001 Fax:27-11-507-6370