This email with the subject "Compliment Of The Season" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 22 Feb 2006 03:18:26 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was Chief Abel Ebifemowei <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Compliment Of The Season, I am Chief Abel Ebifemowei, a cousin and personal assistant to the Governor of Oil rich Bayelsa State (Chief. Depreye Alamieyeseigha). I got your contacts through my personal research, and out of desperationdecided to reach you through this medium. I am willing to give you more information on how to proceed as soon as you reply.
I have deposited the sum of USD$50.000.00 million United States dollars on behalf of my Governor with a security firm whose name is withheld for now until we open proper communication.I shall be grateful if you could receive this fund into your care for safekeeping. I have been approved to deal directly with you as regards
to getting the funds released to you without problems. You could as well visit these websites below to see things by your self, http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/africa/4545454.stmhttp://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/africa/4291350.stm http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/africa/4253362.stm http://nm.onlinenigeria.com/templates/?a=5291&z=10
I am seriously considering to settle down abroad in a friendlyatmosphere like yours as soon as this fund get into your care so that I can start all
over again if only you wish, but if it is impossible, just help me indiverting this fund into a safe bank account. For your assistance we have decided
to give you 20% of this fund. Please honesty is the watch word in this project, I will give you a more detailed information once I hear from you. Finally if you are unwilling to assist please do not disclose the content of this communication to a third party as I am giving you this information in total trust and confidence, I will greatly appreciate it if you accept my proposal in good faith. I thank you for your anticipated kind assistance and do endeavor torespond through my private email address (email@example.com). For security and confidentiality regarding this transaction please quote (AE/01) in your response. Yours faithfully,
Chief Abel Ebifemowei. (AE/01)