This email with the subject "URGENT BUSINESS PROPOSAL (STRICTLY CONFIDENTIAL" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 24 Jun 2009 13:45:15 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "dr william jombo"<firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
BARRISTER WILLIAM JOMBO Call + 234-8074782755. email@example.com Dear Sir/Madam, Firstly, not to cause you embarrassment, I am BARRISTER WILLIAM JOMBO, a Solicitor at law and the personal attorney to late Mr Ali a National of France who used to be a private contractor with the Shell Petroleum Development Company in Nigeria, herein after shall be referred to as my client. On the 21st of April 2006, he and his wife with their three children were involved in an auto crash, all occupants of the vehicle unfortunately lost their lives. Since then, I have made several enquiries with his country embassies to locate any of my clients extended relatives, this has also proved unsuccessful. After these several unsuccessful attempts, I decided to contact you with this business partnership proposal. I am contacting you to assist in repatriating a huge amount of money left behind by my client before it is confiscated or declared unserviceable by the Union Bank, Plc where this huge deposit is lodged.The deceased had a deposit valued presently at US$15 Million US Dollars and the bank has issued me a notice to provide his Next of Kin or beneficiary otherwise they will have the account frozen within the next thirty official working days. Since I have been unsuccessful in locating the relatives for over 2 years now, I seek your consent to present you as the Next of Kin and the beneficiary to the deceased so that the proceeds of this account valued at US$15 Million US dollars can be paid to you. This will be disbursed or shared in theis ratio of, 60% to me and 40% to you.I shall process all necessary legal documents that can be used to back up all claims. All I require is your honest Co-operation, Confidentiality and Trust to enable us see this transaction through. I guarantee you that this will be executed under a legitimate arrangement that will protect you from any breach of the law. 1. Your full name and address 2. Your complete Bank Account information(into which you wish the US$15 Million to be remitted). 3.Your telephone number and fax numbers Your urgent response will be highly anticipated and appreciated. Best regards, BARRISTER WILLIAM JOMBO Call + 234-8074782755.