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

From:  Idris Karom <>
Date:  Wed, 14 Nov 2007 01:51:58 -0800

A Scam Email with the Subject "FROM MR IDRIS KAROM, PLS REPLY AND CALL ME." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 14 Nov 2007 01:51:58 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was Idris Karom <>, although it may have been spoofed.

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<STRONG><FONT color=3D#0000ff>From The Desk Of Mr Idris Karom <BR>The Manag=
er of Audit &amp; Account Department, <BR>African Development Bank (A.D.B.)=
 <BR>Ouagadougou, Burkina-Faso. <BR>&nbsp;<BR>Dear Friend, <BR><BR></FONT><=
/STRONG><STRONG><FONT color=3D#0000ff>Please read carefully, This is secret=
 and confidential. <BR>&nbsp;<BR>I hope that you are well today. I am the M=
anager of Audit and account dept of our bank, with due respect i decided to=
 contact you over this business financial transaction worth the sum of FIFT=
EEN MILLION, TWO HUNDRED THOUSAND DOLLARS ( 15.2Million usd ) in other to e=
ntrust this fund into your bank account. This is an abandoned fund that bel=
ongs to the one of our bank customers who died along with his entire family=
 on 25th July,2001 in a plane crash disaster. I was very fortune to meet th=
e deceased file when i was arranging the old and abandoned customers files =
of 2000-2001 in other to submit to the bank managements accordingly for doc=
umentation purposes. Following our banking financial policy, it was obvious=
ly indicated and signed law fully that if such money remains unclaimed afte=
r five years without somebody been a foreigner apply and claim the fund as =
the next of kin , the money will be transferred into the Bank Treasury as a=
n unclaimed fund. So the request of you as a foreigner is necessarily neede=
d for the claim because a citizen of Burkina Faso cannot come forward to cl=
aim the fund since the law does not permit an indigene to claim such fund S=
ince the real beneficary of the fund is died , the bank are expecting the n=
ext of kin to apply for the release of the fund for him or her without dela=
y but unfortunately i learnt through the investigations which I carried out=
 that there is nobody behind who can come and claim the fund. <BR>&nbsp;<BR=
Therefore I want you to apply to the bank with your reliable bank account =
details where our bank will transfer the fund into and immediately the fund=
 is transferred into your account ,i will share the fund according to the p=
ercentage indicated below. SIXTY PERCENT (60%) of the total fund will be fo=
r me.THIRTY PERCENT( 30%) for you in provision of the Bank account.FIVE PER=
CENT(5%) will be for unexpected expenses which may occur during the transfe=
r.FIVE PERCENT(5%) will be preserved for helping the helpless people, like =
charity organization and motherless babies. Thereafter you will help me to =
visit your country for sharing the money according to the percentage indica=
ted above. And for the immediate transfer of this fund into your bank accou=
nt as arranged, you must apply first to the bank as the only existing next =
of kin to the deceased customer and after approval which will take place im=
mediately as you applied, the transfer of the fund into your nominated bank=
 account will proceed. Please note that you should keep this business secre=
t until you confirm the transfer into the bank account which you will provi=
de. And there is NO RISK in this business if you can follow my instructions=
 because am still working with the bank. <BR>&nbsp;<BR>The bank will forwar=
d to you all necessary documents related to the transfer and which will pro=
ve that you make a legal claim of inheritance. It is true that i pray to GO=
D before i was pushed forward to contact you for this business but i want y=
ou to assure me solemnly that you are a&nbsp; trsutwothy,reliable,honest an=
d capable to avoid cheating me in this business.If you are really sure of y=
our integerity, Reply immediatelly you receive this mail and call me on +22=
6 7878 5044&nbsp;for more detailed information on how the process to transf=
er the fund into your account will be. <BR>&nbsp;<BR>Yours faithfully, <BR>=
Mr Idris Karom <BR><BR><BR></FONT></STRONG><br /><hr />Appelez vos amis de =
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