The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Advance Fee Fraud/419 o

Subject:  urgent business proposal.
From:  "" <>
Date:  Tue, 02 Jan 2007 08:03:55 -0800

A Scam Email with the Subject "urgent business proposal." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 02 Jan 2007 08:03:55 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "" <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear friend,
How is your family? hope all of you are fine, if so splendid. Yaw 
Osafo-Maafo is my name and former Ghanaian minister of finance. 
Although I was sacked by President John Kufuor on 28 April 2006 for the 
fact I signed $29 million book publication contract with Macmillan 
Education without reference to the Public Procurement Board and without 
Parliamentary approval. 
You can read more on this web page http://www.ghanaweb.
Right now, I am being probed because of it. As a matter of fact, $15 
part of the money was lodged into  security company in Spain, were the 
funds is been deposited. the money will be  released to you for 
investment. I would like you to give this a highly confidential 
approach. Any question you wish to ask concerning this deal, do not 
delay to ask.
Presently I do not need any telephone discussion for safety, the 
moment I hear from you, my lawyer will contact you.
If you are interested in this proposal reply me via my private Email 
 I wait your response.
My regards,
Mr. Yaw Osafo-Maafo.