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

Subject:  Letter
From:  Mr. Benard Bakare. <>
Date:  Wed, 20 Dec 2006 07:36:11 -0800

A Scam Email with the Subject "Letter" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 20 Dec 2006 07:36:11 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was Mr. Benard Bakare. <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Mr. Benard Bakare. Manager, Internal Audit/ Foreign Remittance Dept, Union Bank Plc, 36 Broad Street, Victoria Island, Lagos. Dear, My name is Mr. Benard Bakare , An account officer to late Mr. Craig Jones who use to work for an oil firm in Nigeria. Mr Craig Jones a well known Philanthropist,before he died, he made a WILL stating that $15.2M (Fifteen million, two hundred thousand U.S. dollars only) should be donated to any Philanthropist of our choice oversea and your email was picked as the beneficiary of the said funds. I got your contact through our international trade commission and commerce hence you can become beneficiary to this Will. I am particularly interested in securing his money from the Bank, because they have issued a notice instructing me being the account officer to produce the beneficiary of this Will within few working weeks or else the money will be credited to the Government treasury as per law here. It is my utmost desire to execute the WILL of my late client as was instructed when he was a live. I urge you to contact me immediately for further details bearing in mind that the Bank has given me a date limit,Please act fast.In acceptance of this offer, kindly forward the following so that I can send a formal application to my bank on your behalf: your full name and age, marital status, phone/ fax numbers,your occupation and lastly country of origin as you are replying this mail. Congratulation as I await your urgent reply.Alternate Regards, Mr. Benard Bakare.