This email with the subject "My Regards" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 18 Sep 2006 05:46:19 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "Olufemi Chris" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Olufemi Chris, law firm Plot206 IBWA Road Victory Island Lagos Nigeria Dear Sir, I am Barrister Olufemi Chris, the Principal legal consultant of Olufemi Chris, law Office, situated at above address in Lagos Nigeria and also the legal adviser to United Bank for Africa PLC (UBA)I have authority of a top management Staff of the Bank to sort for a reliable and trusted individual to represent as the Next of Kin of an Israelite Mr.Antione Becker a costumer who worked as a technical Engineer, with Shell Petroleum. He died in plan crash on his way to Abuja on the 17th of June 2005 with a local flight that shuttle between Lagos Abuja, Bank efforts to trace his next of kin as contained in the Bank lager has prove abortive while enquiry from his employee the Shell Petroleum revealed that he was employed from their UK branch 15 years ago.
As the Bank’s lawyer, I have all the documents relating to deceased including his bank documents amounting to $22 Million with the local bank. I have deemed it necessary to find you as a reliable foreign partner to act as the next of kin to the deceased to enable us file all the necessary paperwork’s for the claim of the money ($22m) as a lawyer I cannot use my name for such purpose more so when I am dark in color but can front you as his next of kin, advice the Banks to release the money to you.
Be rest assured that there is no risk whatsoever as I will use my law Knowledge and position to legalize every documentation that may be required by the Bank. This transaction is totally risk and trouble free as the fund is Legitimate and does not originate from drugs, money laundering, terrorism or any other illegal act. . The sharing of the fund between us is as follows; 40% of the total sum will go to you for your effort and commitment to the Success of this transaction. 50% for us. While 10% set aside for expenses incurred in due process of this transaction. As soon as I receive an acknowledgement of the receipt of this message in Acceptance, I will immediately start up with the processing of the document of claims.
Best Regards Olu femi Chris Barrister at Law & Notary Public. Please Reply at, email; firstname.lastname@example.org _________________________________________________________________FREE pop-up blocking with the new MSN Toolbar - get it now! http://toolbar.msn.click-url.com/go/onm00200415ave/direct/01/