Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419

Subject: FROM ME

From: Mr Tony Elumelu <>

This email with the subject "FROM ME" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 23 Jul 2006 12:57:14 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

The sender was Mr Tony Elumelu <>, although it may have been spoofed.


($42,000.000.00 USD). 

I have the courage to look for a reliable and 
honest person who will be capable for this important business believing 
that you will never let me down either now or in future.This mail will 
definitely be coming to you as a surprise, but I must crave your 
indulgence to introduce myself to you. I am the Auditor General of one 
of the Prime Banks here in Nigeria.I am writing in respect of a foreign 
customer of my Bank (MR. ANDREAS SCHRANNER from Munich, Germany) who 
perished with his whole families on 25TH JULY, 2000. Since his death, 

I personally have watched with keen interest to see the next of kin but 
all has proved abortive as no one has come to claim his funds and our 
bank is ready to release to any foreigner who will come up as the next 
of Kin to Late MR. ANDREAS SCHRANNER, my investigation proves that 
nobody know anything about is account. The total amount involved is 

At the conclusion of the transfer 65% of the fund 
will be for us here, we would give you 30% of the total transfer sum, 
while the remaining 5% will be set aside to settle expenses both 
parties might incur during the transfer process. 

I wait in 
anticipation of your co-operation in reply. 

Your's sincerely,