Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419



This email with the subject "TREAT WITH URGENCE" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 18 Mar 2006 06:24:30 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

The sender was "IDIOMA ADAMS" <>, although it may have been spoofed.

I am the chairman of the contract award committee of
the oil ministry
here in Nigeria, for security reasons, I may not wish
to disclose how I got
your email address for now.

After due deliberation with my partner, I decided to
forward to you
this business proposal, we want you to assist us
receive the sum of Twenty
eight million, six hundred thousand united state
bills(us28.6m) into your

This fund resulted from an over-invoiced contract
awarded by us under
the budget allocation to my ministry and the bill was
approved for payment
by the concerned ministries. The contract was
executed, commissioned and
the contractor was paid his actual cost of the
contract. Now, we are left
with the balance of us28.6m as the over invoiced
amount, which we have
deliberately over estimated for our own use. Please
note that the law
forbids civil servants to operate or own foreign
accounts hence this
contact, we have agreed to share the money in the
percentages: 30 for you, 60 for us 10 for tax as may
be required by your government.

Note that this transaction is very much free from all
sorts of risk
hence the business was carefully planned before it was
successfully executed
and we the officials involved in the deal have put
many years in service
to our ministry. We have been exercising patience for
this privilege for so
long not until the presidential announcement after the
death of his wife, that all foreign contractors owed
be paid forthwith, this will enable the presidency
reconcile our debt ratio with the outside world and to
most of us,
this is a lifetime blessing we cannot afford to miss.
Upon indication of your
interest to fully co-operate with in this deal.

Note that the following information: a) Your company
and residential address b) your private

phone number and email address will enable us
seek/secure approval of the fund from the

concerned government quarters/ministries within 3-4
banking days.

As soon as we confirm receipt of this money under your
control, I will immediately enter the

next available plane  and come over to your country to
arrange for my  own
share and possibly invest part of this money in your

Let honesty and trust be our watchword throughout this
transaction. I
shall furnish you with some details about myself.

Your prompt reply will be highly

Best regards.

Engr. Idioma St.michael Adams.