This email with the subject "Urgent Attention Swift!." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 12 Aug 2008 04:37:43 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was Albert Nkosazana <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Albert Nkosazana. (LLB)
117 Bolevard Road Atakpame
Contact Email; firstname.lastname@example.org
I am Barrister Albert Nkosazana,an Attorney at law, and the Personal lawyer to Mr.W.A Swift,a foreigner who used to work with Shell International Republic of Togo, Hereinafter shall be referred to as my client. As it may interest you to know, Your contact was given to me by divine inspiration at the Chamber and Tourism in Lome, Togo Republic as I was going through some directories.
I decided to contact you in order to champion such a business magnitude without any problem. On the 21st of April 2005,my client, his wife and their two children were involved in a car accident along Kara-Sokode expressway while arriving from a Holiday to Lome, All occupants of the vehicle unfortunately lost their lives.
I am contacting you to assist in transfering the fund valued at US$6.5m,(Six million and five hundred thousand United States Dollars),left behind by my client before it gets confiscated or declared unserviceable by the Security Finance Firm where this huge amount were deposited. The said Security Finance Company has issued me a notice to provide the next of kin or have his account confiscated within the next twenty one official working days. Since I have been unsuccessful in locating the relatives for over 3 years now,I seek your consent to present as the next of kin to the deceased since you have the same last names, so that the proceeds of this account can be paid to you.
Therefore,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 50% of the total sum as gratification,while 50% will be for me.All I require from you is your honest co-operation to enable us see this transaction through.I guarantee that this will be executed under legitimate arrangement that will protect you from any breach of the law. Upon your acceptance to this proposal,
I expect your urgent response indicating your full interest in this great business transaction to our both mutual trust.Your telephone and fax number will be need for our easy communication.
God Bless Yours Sincerely,
Barrister Albert Nkosazana(LLB)
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