A Scam Email with the Subject "Fwd: FROM THE DESK OF MR. JIBRIL AKUMOH" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 25 May 2008 13:38:14 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was Anne Zecca <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
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Date: Sat, 24 May 2008 12:00:05 -0400 (CLT) Subject: FROM THE DESK OF MR. JIBRIL AKUMOH From: "jibril1950" <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: undisclosed-recipients:;
--------------------------------- FROM THE DESK OF MR. JIBRIL AKUMOH Attention:Sir, I am MR. JIBRIL AKUMOH the Director in charge of auditing and accounting sectionof a prime bank in Ouagadougou Burkina-Faso West-Africa with due respect and regard. I havedecided to contact you on a business transaction that will be very beneficial to both of us at theend of the transaction. During our investigation and auditing in this bank, mydepartment came across a very huge sum of money belonging to a deceased customer Mr. MorrisThompson from America who is an oil merchant Agent here in ouagadougou burkina faso, a well knownPhilanthropist before his death in a plane crash on February 4, 2000. both wife Thelma Thompsonand daughter Sheryl Thompson. Please for more details concerning him and how he died, you canvisit this website: www.cnn.com/2000/US/02/01/alaska.airlines.list Thesaid amount was U.S $15.5M (Fifteen million five hundred United States dollars). As it mayinterest you to know, I got your impressive information through from a human resource profiledatabase in the chamber here in Ouagadougou Burkina-Faso. Meanwhile all the whole arrangement toput claim over this fund as the bona fide next of kin to the deceased, to get the requiredapproval and transfer this money to a foreign account has been put in place and directives, andneeded information will be relayed to you as soon as you indicate your interest and willingness toassist me and also benefit your self to this great business opportunity. In fact Icould have done this deal alone but because of my position in this country as a civil servant (ABanker), we are not allowed to operate a foreign account and would eventually raise an eye brow onmy side during the time of transfer because I work in this bank. This is the actual reason why itwill require a second party or fellow who will forward claims as the next of kin with affidavit oftrust of oath to the Bank and also present a foreign account where he will need the money to bere-transferred into on his request as it may be after due verification and clarification by thecorrespondent branch of the bank where the whole money will be remitted from to your owndesignation bank account. I will not fail to inform you that this transaction is 100%risk free. On smooth conclusion of this transaction, you will be entitled to 20% of the total sumas gratification, while 70% will be for me and 10% map out for any expenses. Please, you have beenadvised to keep "top secret" as I am still in service and intend to retire from serviceafter we conclude this deal. I will be monitoring the whole situation here in this bank until youconfirm the money in your account and ask me to come down to your country for subsequent sharingof the fund according to percentages previously indicated and further investment, either in yourcountry or any country you advice us to invest in. All other necessary vital information will besent to you when I hear from you. Thank you for your understanding as await yoururgent response to enable me give you more details. Please reply with those information's below sothat i can know you very well before i go ahead with you. I await your urgent response. You full name... Copy of your indentification/passport... Your age... Yourprivate telephone number... Your country... Your profession... Remainbless, Mr Jibril Akumoh. --------------------------------- Portal Universia Chile - Red de universidades red de oportunidades. http://www.universia.cl