A Scam Email with the Subject "Act on it." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 16 Aug 2005 21:06:09 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "marian abacha" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Beloved,Due to the sudden death of my husband General Abacha the former head of state of Nigeria in June 1998, I have been thrown into a state of hopelessness by the present administration.I have lost confidence with anybody within my country.I got your contacts through my daughter browsing the net,and had to reach you through this medium.I will give you more details when you reply. Due to security network placed on my daily affairs I cant visit the embassy so that is why I have contacted you.
My husband deposited $38.6million dollars with a security firm abroadwhose name is witheld for now till we communicate. I will be happy if you can receive this funds and keep it safe I assure you 20% of this fund.I will need your full contact details numbers so that we can commence communication. Please expedite action.Check the following links to update you more http://www.time.com/time/europe/magazine/2000/27/swiss.html