This email with the subject "Dear Friend" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 06 Apr 2006 07:10:01 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "danla chile" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Friend,My name is Elena Yengeni a south African Parliamentarian Wife. I got your Contact through a
personal research .I am the Wife to Mr.Tony Yengeni.Mr Yengeni was the chairman of parliament's in south Africa and the former chief whip of the ruling political party ANC. My Husband (MR. T. YENGENI),has as a result of trust and Confidence he has mandated that I search for a Reliable and trustworthy foreign
partner, who Will help us in investing this funds ,which we have in cash Totaling US$9.5m (Nine Million five Hundred United States Dollars) into apersonal,company or any Reliable foreign bank account for safe keeping for a Short period of time, since our family bank accounts Within and outside the country have all been Frozen by the authorities. (I would refer you to these Websites for further information about my family) http://www.cnn.com/2001/WORLD/europe/10/03/safrica.arms/inde
x.htmlHowever we have managed to ship through a Diplomatic means the said fund out, and it is presently in the
custody of a security company in Europe. I believe you are trustworthy and will utilize the money when you receive it. The total sum will be shared as follows: 15% for you , 80% For my family, and then the remaining 5% will be used for the reimbursement of all the expenses we will incur in the process of this transaction With your interest in this business,Please urgently contact my Husband's Attorney; He
will give you further detail on the way forward. Please Endeavor to keep this business strictly confidential because of South African Government.Awaiting your urgent reply. Thanks Mrs. Elena Yengeni.