A Scam Email with the Subject "CONTACT MY SON WILLIAMS PLEAS." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 24 Aug 2006 09:03:12 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "beatrice eyadema" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
FROM: MRS. BEATRICE NEE EYADEMA JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA. TEL: +27 735 688 846. ATTN: Sir/Madam, CONTACT MY SON WILLIAMS PLEAS. As a matter of utmost urgency I want you to come tomy assistance, My name is Mrs. Beatrice Nee Eyadema.The fourth and last wife of the late President of Togo Pa Gnassingbe Eyadema who died on Saturday the 5th February, 2005 after a brief illness en route to Paris France for medical attention.
Three months before his death, November 2004 to be precise, He has instructed me together with his private financial adviser with a box containing large amount of money to Johannesburg, South Africa for safe keeping.we deposited the box with a Security & Finance Company in Johannesburg as Family artifact (Real Content Undisclosed).
On my return from Johannesburg I found out that thereis a rift in our family due to the trust and love he demonstrated in me, since then there has been series of trouble regarding the money I took to South Africa.The reason why I am contacting you is to do with the latest development in my country where they manipulated and installed the son of the first wife Mr. Faure Gnassingbe as the current President to annoyance of the EU, AU, ECOWAS and the UNITED NATION.
I left my country Togo with my last son on the eve of his installment knowing that he will use his power to collect the document relating to this money in South Africa. Am writing to you to invite you to Johannesburg, South Africa to help me transfer this money to your country for safe keeping and investment. I have contacted a Financial Adviser here in Johannesburg whom who are presently staying in his guest house, he will assist you through the whole process and to make a change of ownership with Company as I would not want the money to be transfer through my name due to the present situation.
If this letter interests you please do contact my son WILLIAMS as soon as possible on the above telephone and Email address though it is subject to change for our Security, also do furnish us with your private Telephone /Fax and physical address.
I will only disclose the amount of the money involve as soon as I receive your favorable response, terms and percentage for your assistance will be discuss
thereafter. Thank you in advance for your anticipated co-operation. Yours truly, BEATRICE NEE EYADEMA _________________________________________________________________See their smiles, hear their laughter with Windows Live Messenger! http://messenger.live.com