A Scam Email with the Subject "FROM MRS. MARRIAM ABACHA" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 03 Apr 2008 06:46:56 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "mrs.marriam2 12 abril 1956" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear good day I am Mrs. marriam abacha the ex-first lady of the federal republic of Nigeria . Late general sanni abacha was my late husband , the president of the federal republic of Nigeria. He died on 8th of June 1998 and since after the died of my husband, they Nigeria government have refuse us not to have any assets to his properties this was urged by lifter cornel T. k abubaka he was the vice president during my husband regime . he started by closing our family account in Switzerland which my husband deposited half a billon pounds, both houses and order private asses was seal by the government. But for all I know non of their effort will make my family to be poor again my late husband has three oil well around the world to day these business has become in existence before he became the president of Nigeria and this establishment has been given my family , one hundred and fifty million U.S dollars $(150.000.000.00 .on monthly bases . due these probeing I am under house arrest by the Nigeria government . listen my dear there is a huge amount of money ,2.5billion dollars $ deposited by my late husband in a security company . only me and late husband know the security code . since I can’t come out under house arrest and appear in person to the security company , so all I need from you is to inform me how capable and trust worthy you are to transfer this money into your own account . after the transaction I shall give you 20 percent of the fund deposited and 2 percent for your expenses. Then I will give you three account where the money will be spited please do reply to me if you can help me in these transaction . Thanks From Mrs. Marriam abacha. reply to my private box firstname.lastname@example.org