A Scam Email with the Subject "My Dear, Business Projects." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 16 Feb 2008 05:11:24 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "Mr.Bernnard Hans"<firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
My Dear Sir/Madam, Thank you for the piece of information's I gathered about you, hopes This email founds you happiness. I am Mr.Bernnard Hans secretary to the National Chairman (PDP) PEOPLES DEMOCRATIC PARTY as the ruling political party in Nigeria West Africa. There was total sum of US$4.2 Million (USD$4.200.000.00USD) deposited in a Bank that after the successful swearing in of the new elected democratic president (Alhaji Musa Umaru Yaradua) on 29th May 2007, that the deposited funds would be shared among the Board of Trustees of the Party. Now the National Chairman as the depositor has died since 2 weeks now on gunshots by assassin as he was coming back from a congress meeting to his residential villa Abuja and this left these funds out-standing and awaiting. Honestly, I want to have a true relationship with you to enable the Bank Transfer these total funds into your account since the Members of the Party have decided to arrange with you on this Progress. I am contacting you to present your information's to the Bank since the Code of Conduct does not permits me as a civil servant to operate a foreign account and such amount of money as you will stand as the beneficiary to receive the deposits which will enable the Bank to release the funds to you as soon as possible for our disbursement also to invest wisely. As I'm the secretary, the information's of the Bank is with me which I am going to email you once requested for your own clarification and for the approval of the payment to you. Once you agree with me, furnish me with your full name and address also your direct telephone number so that we can commence action on how the Total Funds would be transferred into your account. I have discussed with my Associates and we agreed that you will take 30% of the total money and 70% will be for me and my Associates which as soon as the bank transfer the funds, I will inform you on how my share will be Establish and for us to celebrate for the successful conclusion of the transfer of the Funds into your account. I am waiting patiently on your responds to enable us Start up the transaction. My alternative email address is: email@example.com Thank you, Best Regards, Mr.Bernnard Hans.