A Scam Email with the Subject "Personal Letter from Mr. Christopher Nuhan Vaye of Liberia-West Africa" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 10 Sep 2006 08:54:11 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was Mr. Christopher Nuhan Vaye <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Personal Letter from Mr. Christopher Nuhan Vaye Liberia-West Africa FOR YOUR ATTENTION, This letter was bound out of my desire to establish a business relationship with you, considering the fact that I sourced your contact from the internet. My name is Mr. Christopher Nuhan Vaye the son of the Deputy Minister of Public Works, Mr. Issac Nuhan Vaye of Liberia in West Africa. My father was falsely accused of plotting to remove the then President of Liberia (Charles Taylor) from office. Without trial, Charles Taylor killed him. You can verify this from your country. You can also check in some of the international newspapers posted in the web sites below: http://www.usatoday.com/news/world/2003-07-15-liberia_x.htm Before my father was killed, he moved out the sum of us$21.5m (Twenty One Million Five Hundred Thousand United States Dollars) through a diplomatic means, and deposited it with a Security Company overseas. All that is needed is for you to act as my late father overseas partner to claim the consignment from the security company. The cash was carefully packaged in a trunk box and deposited as Artefacts with the Security Company. The security company based on my instructions will release the fund to you on the fact that you will be presented as our overseas partner who will be fronting for us in area of business you deem profitable. If you are willing to assist me in this matter, I shall give you 20% of the total sum for your assistance,75% for me and my family to invest in your country and a further 5% will be mapped out for any expenses that we may incurred in the process of this transaction. I need your full support and co-operation for the success of this transaction. I plead with you to treat this issue confidential and urgent because it is delicate and it demands a great degree of secrecy. If my proposal interests you and you are serious and willing, you can reach me by fax only as I am presently in the United Kingdom for the purpose of this business for awhile. Here is my Fax line: + 44-87-1251-8981 In your fax (response) please include your private email address as well as your personal information such as, Your Full Name: Your Address: Your Telephone No: Your Fax No: Marital Status: As soon as I receive your fax, I will call you on phone so that I can provide you with more details about the transaction. Thank you for your anticipated co operation while I await your urgent response Best regards, Mr. Christopher Nuhan Vaye. Fax: + 44-87-1251-8981 Email: email@example.com