I received another suspicious email today from this email account:
Godwin Austine
dropdraba4godwin@gmail.com

Hello,

I will like to contract your services with respect to my wife’s
birthday(Mrs Jasmine ) scheduled to hold on the 20th of August 2011.I
will like you to take charge of the
arrangements.Mrs Jasmine (my wife) happens to be from your country and
this birthday celebrations is meant to be a surprise package that is
to say she is not aware of thisarrangement. Please get back to me with
any of the services which you can provide as regards the birthday
arrangement for my wife.
– Vehicles /hotel transfers for the guests – ( coaches transportation)
– location for the Birthday party
– lodging for the guests for an estimate of twenty people(arriving on
the 19 of August – and departing on the 23rd(morning) of August)2011
– Birthday cakes and Flower decorations
– Sight seeing tours for the guest/ boat tours – (21st August)
– DJ Sound& flower decoration
The Birthday Budget is at the range of 24,000 GBP for now and
itremains very flexible pending our final conclusion.Please do let
mehave the details of all i should know as regards the
arrangement.Estimates and calculations should be based on thequoted
budget.
Do get back to me asap via e-mail

Mr. Godwin Austine

I found no previous reports of this type of email, so this could be the first of its kind. Beware!

Just the next day I received a different version of the same request.

JAMES WILLIAMS
dropdraba4james@yahoo.com

hello

I will like to contract your services with respect to my wife’s birthday(Mrs Jasmine ) scheduled to hold on the 20th of August 2011.I will like you to take charge of the arrangements.Mrs Jasmine (my wife) happens to be from your country and this birthday celebrations is meant to be a surprise
package that is to say she is not aware of thisarrangement. Please get back to me with any of the services which you can provide as regards the birthday arrangement for my wife.
– Vehicles /hotel transfers for the guests – ( coaches transportation)
– location for the Birthday party
– lodging for the guests for an estimate of twenty people(arriving on
the 19 of August – and departing on the 23rd(morning) of August)2011
– Birthday cakes and Flower decorations
– Sight seeing tours for the guest/ boat tours – (21st August)
– DJ Sound& flower decoration
The Birthday Budget is at the range of 24,000 GBP for now and itremains very flexible pending our final conclusion.Please do let mehave the details of all i should know as regards the arrangement.Estimates and calculations should be based on thequoted budget.
Do get back to me asap via e-mail.
Regards.

Mr. James Williams

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