A Scam Email with the Subject "Business From Mrs. Mariam" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 11 Jul 2006 02:34:12 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "Mr. Mariam" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Business From Mrs. Mariam My Dear I am contacting you today for a business which would be of immense benefit to you . I am Mrs. Mariam Abacha, Wife of the late president of Nigeria,General Sani Abacha who died on the 8th of July 1998 while in power, dear i am looking for a foriegner who would act as my fund & investment manager oversea. I have in my position $15million US dollars which i want to invest outside my country for a good and benefical business for the survival of my children, Dear this fund is the only hope i have and it is deposited with a diplomatic safe company as family treasure DIAMOND & GOLD by my late husband with my family name which i cannot go for it because since my husband died all assets worthseveral million of dollars belonging to my family have been confiscated by the present Nigerian government so this is top secret and you should not reveal it to anyone, i need a good and trustworthy individual outside my country who have no previews relationship with my family who will assist me move the fund out from my country with his/her name for the investment. I am proposing a commission of 20% (twenty percent) of the investment to you as soon as the fund is moved out with your name and invested . if you will assist me do get back to me for details on how we can move the fund out with your name without any problem. God be with you Mrs. Mariam Abacha