This email with the subject "A CRY FOR HELP" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 03 Dec 2006 13:54:48 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "latifat haruna" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Good day ,My name is princess Latifat Haruna , I am writing this letter in confidence believing that if it is the wish Of God for you to help me and my family, God almighty will bless and Reward you abundantly. My family and I are true Christians and worship's God truthfully.
It may impress you to know how i got your contact, i got your contact from the international business correspondance provider office from ministry of foriegn affairs and tourism department (M.F.A.T.D) here in my country in search on some one who could Help us. I am a female student Of University of Burkina faso, Ouagadougou Studing Language and I am 21 yrs old.
My fathers died earlier one months ago and left my Mother I and my younger brother behind. He Was a king, which our town citizens titled him before his death, I was a Princess to him and I and my brother are the only people he gave birth to and also take Care of his wealth now because my mother is not literate enough to know all my fatherís wealth behind. He left up to USD 5,200. 000.000.00 million dollars with a bank (BOA bank of africa) in burkin faso, which he acquired from natural mineral resource (GOLD) of our land of burkina faso during his kingship while he was life time.
Now that he is dead, i want to invest this money Somewhere in abroad, so that my fatherís kindred will not take over what Belongs to my father and our own nuclear family, which they were planning to do Without my conciense because I am a female as stated by our culture in the Town. That is why I felt happy when I saw your contact which I strongly believe that by the grace of God, you will help me secure And invest this money in your country.
I hereby need your help to apply to the bank where the money is deposited by my father and put claim over his balance that you are my father's foreign business associates that you were jointly in exposition and buying of Gold and Diamond, that the funds were transfered into his account for purchase of Gold and Diamond from burkina faso that you you want this fund to be transfered back to your account, all the necessary arrangement has being made by my father's account officer who will assist us with my father's file with the bank.
on your reply I Will furnish you with more details on how we can proceed. I am ready to pay 40% of the total amount to you after the smooth transfer of the fund into your account with your confirmation and another 10% interest of Annual Income to you, for investing this money for us, which you will strongly have absolute Control Over depending on your effort and ability towards achieving the fund.
Note, that the most important thing is the fund be transfered into your account with your confirmation,
you shall arrange for an invitation letter with which i will present to your embassy here in my country for me to be granted visa for me to come over to your country thereafter this money is transfered into your account by your confirmation.
If you can handle this project sincerely and also willing to assist me transfer this fund into your account in your country, kindly reach me and I will let you know the next Step to take towards actualizing this the fund as quickly as Possible Please, note that this is 100% risk free.
I look forward hearing from you soonest. thanking you in advance for your concern and knidness. Yours sincerely loved one, Princess Latifat Haruna. _________________________________________________________________MSN Messenger : discutez en direct avec vos amis ! http://www.msn.fr/msger/default.asp