A Scam Email with the Subject "My Dear Very Very urgent reply please" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 19 May 2007 02:35:18 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "FROM:MR.SANNA KONE" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
FROM:MR.SANNA KONE BUSINESS ASSISTANCE Dear Respectful one, Permit me to inform you of my desire of going into business relationship with you. I am with my younger sister the only Son& Daugther of late Mr. & Mrs.Dama Kone.My father was a very wealthy cocoa merchant in Abidjan , the economic capital of Ivory coast, my father was poisoned to dearth by his business associates on one of their outings on a business trip . our mother died when we was a baby and since then my father took us so special. Before the death of my father in a private hospital in Abidjan he secretly called me on his bed side and told me that he has the sum of seven million, five hundred thousand united state dollars (USD.7,500,000) depsited in a Finance House ,that he used my name as his only Son for the next of Kin in depositing of the fund as faily valuables.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 look foreign partner in a country of my choice who will assist me for investment purpose. after our father death our family member want to kill me and my younger sister and also they is a war in our country with the help of the french soldiers, i am my sister escaped Senegal.seeking for refuge in captal city of Dakar Senegal under the (UNHCR)united nationhigh commission for refuge with my sister I got your contact during a desperate searchhere in captal city of Senegal Dakar I am honourably seeking your assistance in the following ways: (1)To stand as my late father's foreign partner before the Finance House. (2) To serve as a guardian of this fund because of my young age. (3)To make arrangement for us to come over your country to further our education and to secure a resident permit in your country. Moreover, I am willing to offer you 25% of the total sum as compensation for your effort/input.Furthermore, Please indicate your interest for I believe that this transaction would be concluded within fourteen(14) days from the day you signify your please kindly foward us your full contacts informations phone and fax your full Name and address interest to assist us.please contact us by our privect email adress email@example.com Anticipating to hear from you soon. Thanks and God bles Best regards, Mr Sanna Kone