The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Advance Fee Fraud/419 o

Subject:  From Elizabeth Akai
From:  "From Elizabeth Akai," <>
Date:  Wed, 31 Mar 2010 08:47:45 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "From Elizabeth Akai" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 31 Mar 2010 08:47:45 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "From Elizabeth Akai," <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Attached Message
I am very sorry if I may violate your policy or in any way or hurt your fee=
lings by intruding into your privacy, actually, I am sincerely in need of y=
our assistance. Please don't be offended. I felt I could make a good friend=
 with you.
First and foremost and brief self introduction, I am Miss Elizabeth Akai, 1=
9 years old and the only daughter of my late parents Mr.and Mrs. Akai Agurm=
a My father was a highly reputable business magnate-(a cocoa merchant) who =
operated in the capital of COTE D=E2=80=99 IVOIRE.
During his days he was poisoned by his business associates who connived wit=
h his relative in one of their outings on a business trip and since then wa=
s linked or rather suspected to have been masterminded by his relatives who=
 was so jealous of his wealth and progress. But God knows the truth! My mot=
her died when I was a baby.
Before the death of my father in August 2005 he called the secretary who wa=
s with him at the hospital and told her that he had a sum of $3.5 million U=
S DOLLARS (Three million five hundred thousand USD)  Deposit with a bank in=
 Cote d' Ivoire.
He also explained that it was because of this wealth that he was poisoned b=
y his relatives that I should seek for a foreign partner in a country of my=
 choice where I will transfer these funds to and use it for investment purp=
I want you to assist me transfer the funds to your country as I explain to =
you that this funds  was deposited in the security company and registered a=
s family valuables .I am just 19 years old and a high school leaving certif=
icate holder and really don't know what to do. Now I want a  guardian outsi=
de Cote d=E2=80=99 Ivoire where I can transfer this fund and equally come o=
ver to further my education because it is one of the instructions that my f=
ather left for me. This is because I have suffered a lot in my life after t=
he death of my father actually brought sorrow to my life. My dear, I am in =
a sincere desire of your humble assistance in this regards. Your suggestion=
 and ideas will be highly regarded.

  Please, consider this and get back to me as soon as possible, I am lookin=
g forward to hearing from you, please do not turn me down because you are t=
he Gods sent that can help me out.

Thank you so much.
Elizabeth Akai