Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419

Subject: urgency

From: "john williams" <>

This email with the subject "urgency" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 18 Apr 2007 08:04:08 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

The sender was "john williams" <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Hello dear, 

I am a boy from Cote D'Ivoire.permit me to inform you of my desire of going 
into business relationship with you , l got your name and contact through the 
help of a friend who works in internet here in Cote D'Ivoire and I  prayed over 
it and selected your name among other names due to its esteeming nature and the 
recommendation by the director for a reputable and trustworthy person l can do 
business with and by the recommendation l must not hesitate to confid in you 
for this simple and sincere business.
l am, Mr. Kalute Johnson.the only son of late,  Mr.Williams Kalute.My father 
was a very wealthy cocoa merchant in Cote D'Ivoire here,He was poissoned to 
death by his business associates on one of their outings on business.He 
divorced My mother on the 20th october 2000,He divorced my mother before his 
death and my father took me so special because l am the only one left with him. 
Before the death of my father on 29th november 2004 in a private hospital here 
in Senegal, he secretly called me on his bedside,when I sat down to listen to 
him, he started crying, why?
(1) He conplained that I am too young to be managing my life,
(2)That I have not finished my education as he planned for me,
(3)No body to take care of me again as a young boy, but after much crying, he 
still passed an instruction to me that he has a sum of US$ 
left in a security company  here in Senegal, that he used my name as the only 
son for his next of kin in deposit of the funds. He also explained to me that 
it was because of this wealth that he was posisoned by his business associates 
that l should seek for a GOD fearing foreign partner in a country of my choice 
where l will transfer this money and use it for proper investment purpose ,that 
I must finish my university education by the help of a business partner 
abroad,that he or she should help me obtain a resident permit in his or her 
country.He also gave an out standing instrution to the company that the money 
must be invest outside this country . and it was deposited as an atifact to 
avoid problem or  tamparing by the officers of the company before use, this is 
to make sure that I did not begin to make use of the money here so that his 
enemies will not get at me. , I am now ready to do all these since my father my 
bread winner is no more.  l am honourable seeking your assistance in the 
following ways.
(1) To serve as my gaurdian in your country while I will depend on your expert 
advise since l  am a boy of 17 years.
( 2 ) To make arrangement for me to come over to your country in order to 
further my university education and to secure a residential permit for me in 
your country.
Moreover, l am willing to offer you 20% of the total Money as Compensation for 
your effort /5 percent for any expenese during the transfer of the money to 
your bank account, input after the successfull transfer of this funds to your 
account overseas. Furthermore, you can indicate your option towards assisting 
me as l believed that this project would beconcluded within fourteen
What percentage of the total amount in question will be good for you after the 
money is in your account? Please,Consider this and get back to me as soon as 
possible then I will send the details of the transaction.
email me at( )
Best regards
Kalute johnson.