A Scam Email with the Subject "HELLO FRIEND" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 20 Sep 2007 18:46:49 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was Mr. Godwin Emefiele < godwinemefiele110 @yahoo.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
FROM THE DESK OF THE MINISTER: Hon. (Mrs.) Doores Morgan FEDERAL MINISTRY OF FINANCE SECRETARY: Mr. Godwin Emefiele 5th Floor, Annex 3, New Federal Secretariat Complex, Shehu Shagari Way, Central Area Lagos - Nigeria . Hello, I am Mr.Godwin Emefiele, I work with ZENITH BANK PLC. I am member of the new appointed commitee for the FEDERAL MINISTRY OF FINANCE. I was directed to contact you by the Minister to urgently confirm from you if actually you know one Peter Woo who claim to be your business associate/partner in Nigeria . The said Mr. Peter Woo is claiming to us that you are dead and he will like to change all the Information's that you gave to us as our bonafide beneficiary. This development is coming now that the Ministry want to offset all your outstanding payments to all our legal foreign beneficiaries' around the world in which your payment file was affected. As you may know, the total amount in your favor is a total sum of $12.5Million U.S Dollars. We need to confirm from you if it's really true that you are dead and If we did not hear from you it automatically means that you are actually dead and the information passed to us by Mr.Peter Woo is correct. You are to contact me through my email address as soon as you receive this message so as to know the true position of things with you so that we would not make any mistake in remitting your out-standing payment to a wrong person/account. Your swift response will help this ministry a lot. Do email me with your full names and direct phone number for an easy communication, your age and occupation to this effect. Best Regards. Hon. (Mrs.) Doores Morgan The Federal Minister Finance (FMF). PERSONAL SECRETARY: Mr. Godwin Emefiele