This email with the subject "Pls Kindly Acknowledge!!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 12 Apr 2006 14:09:49 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was HILDA MUPESA <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Private : firstname.lastname@example.org Lawyer contact : email@example.com Dear Friend Compliments of the season 2006. Forgive my indignation if this message comes to you as a surprise and may offend your personality for contacting you without your prior consent and writing through this channel.I got your contact from the proffesional database found in the internet when i was searching for a reliable foreigner who will assist me invest this fund. After series of prayers/fasting.i was divinely directed to contact you among other names found in the database.I believe that God has a way of helping who is in a problem and nobody on earth was born without problem.Every problem have a divine solution.In a brief i am Mrs. Hilda Mupesa,wife to Ndoga Mupesa of Chiweshe ward in Muzarabani, Mashonaland Central province, who was allegedly killed in cold blood on 5th april 2001 by alleged Zanu PF militias and war veterans for supporting the (Mr Morgan Tsvangirai) Movement for Democratic Change, an opposition party to the tyranny government of President Mugabe.Before my husband death as if he saw what is going to happen to his life,he handed over to me all the documents of money he deposited with private security companies in Africa and Middle East as personal effects in disguise Ranging from $25.5 Million United states dollars.I have decided to leave my country due to threats on me and my family and seizure of all my husband property including my travelling documents by Mugabe governement agents. I want you to contact with our family lawyer who is now in Cotonou-Republic Of Benin to furnish you how you can assist me pick up this fund after which both of us will travel to your country for my investment.I contacted you on the following agreement; 1.To keep this transaction confidential it deserves due to my condition right now. 2.To assist me invest my share of the fund into a viable business venture as i have little or no knowledge on where to invest this huge sum of money with assistance of our family lawyer. 3.To assist me and my children travel with you immediately this fund is out to where you wish for the sharing of the fund according to the agreed percentages and invest my share. 4.To present yourself as the bonafide owner of the fund to enable the security company effect the change of ownership for easy claim to avoid any trace of the movement of the fund. 5. You will be transparent, honesty and diligence and will not be greed to divulge from the original percentage offered to you thereby requesting for increase which might lead you to sit on the funds once it is under your custody, or you try to blackmail me so you can take the money alone. 6.Your percentage for your assistance will be 30% while 65% will be forme and my family including lawyer's compensation and 5% will be set side to defray any incidental charges we may incurr in the course of the transaction.And you will be of assistance to help me defray demurrages the deposit has already incurred after my initial deposit payment elapses while i was waiting patiently for divine direction to whom will handle this project without fear of betrayal. 7.You are also entittled to manage my investment with me in your country for the period of Ten years after which my son would have grown to take care of the investment.For your assistance in this aspect,i will offer you 20% of the company total profit though this is optional. Note:All the arrangement has been perfected with the security companies to deliver the consignment to their delivery office in Europe incase you might not want to come to Africa.Rightnow,I have succeeded in travelling out of that wicked country. i am now hiding in one of the country,Cotonou Republic Du Benin in West Africa, where the fund is been deposited waiting for your response through my lawyer.This transaction is 100% risk free but need utmost secrecy and confidentiality due to my condition. If you are interested to assist me.Contact my lawyer,Barrister George Collins (firstname.lastname@example.org), whom i have instructed to contact you on my behalf. If you wish to speak with me My lawyer will provide you with my contact number as soon as you show seriousness of assistance and forward to you all the relevant documents regarding to the deposit.If after going through this mail and you are not interested kindly delete this message and do not let anybody know about it due to the nature of this transaction. God Bless Yours sincerely, Mrs.Hilda Mupesa. Muzaraban-Zimbabwe