Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419


From: Barrister Bashiru Salifo <>

This email with the subject "ENDEAVOUR TO READ ME." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 17 Aug 2006 07:06:36 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

The sender was Barrister Bashiru Salifo <>, although it may have been spoofed.

I am Barrister Bashiru Salifo a solicitor at law. and the personal attorney to a
national of your country, who used to work with Shell Development Company
in Togo and as well a one time secret agent in transferring of money overseas

for the Late head of State of Togo (Late Gnassingbe Eyademan)On the 21st of
April 2001, my client,his wife and their only daughter were involved in a ghastly
motor accident along Nouvissi express Road.All occupants of the vehicle lost their
lives. Since then I have made several enquiries to their embassy here to locate any
of my clients extended relatives, this has also proved unsuccessful. After these several
unsuccessful attempts,I decided to track his last name over the Internet, to locate any
member of his family hence I contacted you.I contacted you to assist in repatriating
these  fund valued at US$13.4 million left behind by my client before it gets confiscated
or declared unclaimed by the Finance Firm where this huge amount was deposited.
The said Finance Company has issued me a notice to provide his next of kin as his attorney
and Since I have been unsuccessful in locating the relatives for over two years , I seek your
consent to present you as the next of kin to the deceased deposited sum in the finance
company since you have the same last names with him , so that the proceeds of this account
can be paid to you.
Therefore, on receipt of your positive response, we shall then discuss the sharing ratio and
modalities for the transfer. I have all necessary information and legal documents needed to
back you up for the claim. All I need  from you is your honest cooperation to enable us actualize 
this transaction through.I guarantee that this attract no risk at all for it will be executed under 
legitimate arrangementthat will protect you from any breach of the law.
 Upon your acceptance to this proposal,I suggest that you reply  through this Private  email, for the confidentiality of this transaction.I expect your urgent
response indicating your full interest and willingness in this great business transaction to our
mutual trust.
Your telephone and fax numbers will be needed for our easy communications.


Barrister Bashiru Salifo