This message might meet you in utmost surprise; however, it=E2=80=99s just = my urgent need for foreign partner that made me to contact you for this tr= ansaction. I am a banker by profession from benin republic in West Africa = and currently holding the post of Director Auditing and Accounting unit of= the bank. I have the opportunity of transferring the left over funds ($3.5Million) of= one of my bank clients who died along with his entire family on 31 July 2= 000 in a plane crash. Hence, I am inviting you for a business deal where this money can be shared= between us in the ratio of 60/40. Send your private phone number to call = you, If you agree to my business proposal. Further details of the transfer= will be forwarded to you as soon as i receive your return mail. Have a gr= eat day.. Contact me with my private Email (email@example.com) for more details an= d security reasons Best Regards Your Faithfully Mr Maher Akoula Home Address: 10-12/avenue.Kanazoe. B:P 1508 Ouaga. Benin Republic T=C3=A9l=C3=A9phone :(+229) 98066931)
What Is This?This Email with the Subject "From the desk of:Mr Maher Akoula," was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 4 Apr 2017 07:46:03 -0700 (PDT) and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam Email. The sender shows as =?UTF-8?B?TXIgTWFoZXIgQWtvdWxh?= <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although that address was probably spoofed. We recommend that you do not attempt to contact any persons or organizations referenced in this email, as you may expose yourself to scammers and, at the very least, you will be added to their email address lists for spam purposes.