A Scam Email with the Subject "BUSINESS ENQUIRY" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 31 Jan 2008 06:08:25 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "Mr.Festus Edike" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Attn:Sir/Madam,I would like to apply through this medium for your co-operation and to secure an
opportunity to invest and do joint business with you in your country. I have a substantial capital i honourably intend to invest in your country into a very lucrative business venture of which you are to advise and execute the said venture over there for the mutual benefits of both of us. Your able co-operation is to become my business partner in your country and create ideas on how money will be invested,properly managed and the type ofinvestment after the money is transferred to your custody with your assistance.
Meanwhile, on indication of your willingness to handle this transactionsincerely by protecting our interests and upon your acceptance of this proposal, I would furnish you with the full detailed information, procedure,amount involve
and mutually agree on your percentage interest or share holding for helping me to secure the release of the deposit and investing the money. I shall be glad to reserve this respect and opportunity for you, if you so desire, but do urge you to give the matter your immediate at tention it deserves. Looking forward to your response. Mr.Festus Edike.