This email with the subject "From: Mrs Shadia Ater." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 31 Jul 2006 01:19:34 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "Mrs Shadia Ater." <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
From: Mrs Shadia Ater. Email:firstname.lastname@example.org Attention Sir&Madam With due respect trust and humanity. I write you this letter which I believe would be of great interest to you. Before I proceed, may I humbly introduce myself to your good self, My Name is Mrs.Shadia Ater, from Sudan ,my Husband was until recently, one of the personal aid to the late Dr John De Mabior Garang, First Vice-President of Sudan, President of Southern Sudan and Leader of the Sudan People Liberation Movement /Army (SPLM/A) who was killed in a helicopter crash on his way returning from a peace agreement meeting from Uganda on 30th of July 2005, just three weeks after his nomination into the main governement under the January event. My late husband MR ABDALLA ATER had been one of the personal aid to leader of the Sudan People's Liberation Army for the past 21 years, and had lived and fought for peace and one united Sudan, with a quick wit, ferocious temper and longing to see the long-suffering people of southern Sudan experience a better life, and just as he was on the verge of achieving what he has lived and fought for, he is taken away from us by some wicked politicians in the country. You can view at the website http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/africa/2134220.stm . Prior to the serious crisis in my country, which led to killing of my husband and my late husband's position as the personal aid to the vice president, I and son was able to inherit my late husband proceed . ,We inherited the sum of US$13 Million. The funds were originally gotten from my late husband's proceeds. My late husband was able to safe guard the fund with a very good diplomatic contact from my Country to where the fund was deposited safely But all is about life and death we witnessed another tragedy which could have taken our own life that is why we decided to flew here for investment but I feel this is not the time for me to die . I have decided to contact you because I am interested in investing in your country . Please kindly guide and assist me in making the right investment as every thing regarding technical and logistics details is worked out and ascertained to our respective satisfaction. In view of your participation, I am ready to give you a good negotiable percentage for your assistance, or better still commit it into viable Joint venture projects, be assured that you stand no risk of any kind as the funds belong to me and my only surviving son. As soon as I get your consent, I will quickly move this fund to your country for investment . However, upon your acceptance to work as my partner, you can contact me with my private telephone number or e-mail for more details,I strongly believe that associating with you to embark on this and other business ventures will derive a huge success here after, please include your private contact telephone number and private e-mail when replying. Yours Sincerely. Mrs Shadia Ater