A Scam Email with the Subject "BUSINESS PROPOSAL" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 23 Oct 2007 07:33:00 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was email@example.com, although it may have been spoofed.
ATTENTION: My name is Mr. ABDULLAHI MUSA I hail from the Federal Republic of Ghana, 41 years, married with three children. I am the Diretor of Global Security & Finance Services Limited, South Africa. I got the information concerning you from the Internet and after due consideration, I decided to contact you believing that by the Grace of God, that you will not disappoint me over this deal. I have been working with this company for over fifteen years. Within this period,and i have watched with meticulous precision how African Heads of State and Government functionaries have been using Global Security & Finance Ltd to move sums of money USD, Pounds Sterling, French Francs (cash) to their foreign partners. They bring in these consignments of cash and secretly declare the contents as jewelries, gold, diamonds, precious stones, family treasures, and documents etc. Mobutu Sese Seko of Zaire (dead), Gen. Sanni Abacha of Nigeria (dead),Fode Sankoy of Sierra Leone, Babangida of Nigeria, Felix Houphet Boigny of Cote d"Ivoire (dead), Kanan Bedie of Cote d"Ivoire (Abidjan) etc. All these people have many consignments deposited with my office. Their foreign partners, friends and relatives are claiming most of these consignments. A lot of them are lying here unclaimed for as much as eight years. Nobody will ever come for them because in most cases, the Certificate of Deposit are never available to anybody except the depositors or me since most of them are dead. I have through the instrumentality of Global Security & Finance re-deposited all these unclaimed and overstayed consignment into the Vault Facility of a reputable Security Company in Europe. Since the inception of the year 2000, our company's management has changed the procedure of claims of consignment, as soon as you are able to produce the secret information as contained in the secret file of any consignment, it will bereleased to you upon demand. I have finalized every arrangement for you to claim consignment No. 1401, 1402 containing $13.7 Million.(Thirteen Million seven hundred Thousand) I will supply you with all the information and documents that will facilitate your easy claim of the consignment. Upon your positive reply of this letter, I will furnish you with further details and information regarding the modus operandi for the execution of the transaction. This business is risk free as I have taken necessary preventive measures. (The mode of sharing will be 50-50), you can reach me by email and I will direct you on what to do and also l like you to furnish me with your full name and your confidential phone and fax number(s) for easy reach. Please Expedite action . Yours faithfully, MR. ABDULLAHI MUSA NOTE: PLEASE COPY YOUR REPLY TO THIS EMAIL ADDRESS: firstname.lastname@example.org