Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419

Subject: From: Mr Shehu Garba.

From: Mr Shehu Garba. <>

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The sender was Mr Shehu Garba. <>, although it may have been spoofed.

From: Mr Shehu Garba.
Personal Assistant To
The Formaer Vice President of Nigeria,
Alhaji Atiku Abubakar
Lagos, Nigeria
PHONE: +234-805-311-7571
Good Day,
I am Mr. Shehu Garba, the personal assistant to the former vice president of Nigeria, Alhaji Atiku 
Abubakar.My boss has mandated me to look for a foreign partner that will assist him in safeguarding 
the sum of Thirteen Million Three Hundred Thousand Euros Only (Euros13, 300,000.00), being part of 
the money earmarked for his April 2007 presidential campaign/election. The fund was deposited 
secretly in a security firm overseas, Europe to be precise, by me on his behalf but unfortunately 
the money was not used before the election. Now he intends to invest the money into Real Estate, 
Stocks and some other profitable businesses in your country based on your advice.
I will disclose to you the other details when I receive your consent to assist us. You will be 
expected to keep 20% of the total amount as your own share for your assistance. And note that this 
transaction is legitimate, risk free and confidential and must NOT be disclosed to a third party.
Finally, if this proposal is acceptable to you, please contact me immediately via my private e-mail 
address ( or call me on my direct mobile number: +234-805-311-7571 for 
further directives
I will be grateful if you could disclose your private telephone numbers in your reply for easy 
Mr. Shehu Garba.