Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419

Subject: Greetings

From: Alfred Mensah <>

This email with the subject "Greetings" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 17 Aug 2007 17:55:43 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

The sender was Alfred Mensah <>, although it may have been spoofed.


  Compliments of the day.Forgive my indignation if this message comes to you as a surprise and may offend your personality for contacting you without your prior consent and writing through this unofficial channel.

 I got your contact from the professional database found in internet and would like to know more about you as I have resolved to specially seek for a trustworthy individual or company whom I can trust to transact this business with and who can keep secrets.My name is Mr.Alfred Mensah of Accra,Republic of Ghana,working as Chairman,Contract-Awarding Committee in a known institution in africa called (AU) AFRICAN UNION with its fundheadquarters in Accra Ghana.I am writing to solicit your assistance in the transfer of $6,720,000.00 million U.S dollars only.

This fund was a residue of the over invoiced contract bills awarded by us intentionally for the supply of hard/soft wares, pharmaceuticals/medical items, light and heavy duty vehicles,apparels and other administrative/logistics for the peace keeping talks in Sierra-Leone and Liberia during the Peace Keeping  Projects.As an officer of the organization,I cannot be directly connected to this money thus I am impelled to request for your assistance to receive this money into your bank account on our behalf.

Could you be kind enough to render your services in this regard, you shall be rewarded with 30% of the total sum.I do need to stress that there are practically no risk involved in this.

If you accept this offer, I will appreciate your timely response to my private email address (

Yours Faithfully,

Mr. Alfred Mensah.

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