This email with the subject "I AM IN NEED OF YOUR URGENT ASSISTANCE PLEASE" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 15 Aug 2006 11:37:22 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "mariam mane" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Mrs. Mariam mane and Son Zool Guest House Abidjan 21 BP 1027 ABIDJAN 21 Ivory Coast (Cote D'Ivoire) FROM MARIAM MANEDear Beloved Friend,
With due respect and to the glory of Almighty Allah whom we worship I call upon you to assist Me and my son.Please Permit me to inform you of my desire of going into business relationship
with you. I must not hesitate to confide in you for this simple and sincere business.Dont worry I was totally convinced to write you in reference of the transfer of USD$ 15.5Million to your Bank Account for onward investmentin your country.
My name is Mrs. Mariam mane The second wife chief of defence staff Late General ASUMANE MANE of Guinea Bissau. My husband was killed following his role as a rebel leader against the pastgovernment of Guinea Bissau as of 1998.
Following this political crisis, we were forced to leave our country to Abidjan the capital city of Cote D'Ivoire for our life sake. It is here in Abidjan he deposited this said money in one of the Security Companies In this country and as you can see I am very sick and always in the hospital receiving treatment for God's hilling and protection over my ill health. I got to know about this information and as well able to recover all the relevant documents regards to this deposits which he kept with my grandmother.
I have promise to gratify for your kin assistance, Security Company Here In Abidjan As Family Valuable Belonging To His Fireign Partner Abroad. He Also Explained To Me That It Was Because Of This Wealth That He Was Poisoned By His Business Associates, That I Should Seek For A Foreign Partnerin ACountry Of My Choice Where I Will Transfer This Money And Use It For Investment
Purpose. (Such As Real Estate Management. I am with all the neccesary documents concerning this deposit to the security company such as, certificateof deposit, deposit agreement and payment reciept.
(1) Your presence will be needed here in Ivory Coast for us to see each other face to face and make an agreement of trust. . (2) To make arrangement for me and my son to come over to your country for relocation and invest this money in any lucrative business area you will introduce. (3) You will provide to me your personal information's such as telephone number and residential address to enable both of us to trust each other before commencing on the shipment of the box money to you base. Moreover, I am willing to offer you 15% of the total sum as compensation for your effort/input after the successful shipment of the box that contendthe money to your country,
Please indicate your options towards assisting me. you signify your interest to assist me. As I depend on God, with God all things are possible. Please note: There is need for urgent action because the consignment isencuring charges per day as demurrage to the security company for safekeeping
couple with the resent political problem in this country. Please contactonly on this email address ( firstname.lastname@example.org )
Thanks and may God bless you. Anticipating to hear from you today Yours sincerely,Mrs. Mariam mane and Son.