Scam Emails Archive : Generic


From: Patricia Sithole <>

This email with the subject "FROM PATRICIA. IT IS URGENT PLEASE" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 13 Sep 2007 09:29:32 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was Patricia Sithole <>, although it may have been spoofed.

My Dear,
I hope that this letter finds you in good health.
My name is Mrs. Patricia Sithole. I am presently living in South Africa with my 2 daughters. I am from Zimbabwe, where I work in the Africa University as a lecturer. You can confirm this through my university website Presently, I am on study leave in order to be here in South Africa and to enable me tidy up some business transaction.
I decided to write you for your help to me and my family in securing the money that my late husband has here in South Africa. Actually this is why I took the study leave from my university to enable me tidy up with this transaction and travel out of South Africa with my children to live a better life in your country.
So please my dear, I really will need every help of yours that you will render to me and my children in our realizing new lease of life, by God's grace and also your immense help for me to secure this money to help me establish myself in business with your great help as we come to your country.
To this effect therefore, I will like you to make an arrangement to come for us to meet ourselves in person for necessary trust building in ourselves considering our future pursuit. While you are here with me, you will help me to follow up and process the transfer of this money (US$20million) out of South Africa.
I pray for your good understandings with me and look forward to hearing good from you as soon as possible. Remember please while replying to include your more personal contact details, telephone (cell) number for our future correspondence. My telephone number is +27731667771, you can also call me for us to discuss. 

As I hear from you, we shall discuss further on what I will compensate you with for helping me.
Thanks in anticipation as I wait for your urgent reply.
Sincerely yours,
Mrs. Patricia Sithole

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