Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419

Subject: Act AS NEXT OF KIN

From: Barr.Chukwuemeka John <>

This email with the subject "Act AS NEXT OF KIN" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 10 Sep 2007 03:41:18 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

The sender was Barr.Chukwuemeka John <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Barrister Chukwuemeka John No,178 Walter Carrington Crescent Victoria Island LAGOS - NIGERIA Dear Friend I am Barrister Chukwuemeka John, a solicitor at law. I am the personal attorney to Mr.Patrick Milad who is from your country, who worked with Shell Development Company in Nigeria Here in after sahall be referred to as my client. On the 21st of April 2004, my client,his wife and their only daughter were involved in a car accident along sagbama express road. All occupants of the vehicle unfortunately lost there lives.Since then I have made several enquiries to your 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 have contacted you to assist in repartrating the fund valued at US$7 million left behind by my client before it gets confiscated or declared unserviceable by the Security Finance Firm where this huge amount were deposited. The said Security Finance company has issued me a notice to provide the next of kin or have the account confisicated within the next twenty one official working days. Since I have been unsuccesfull in locating the relatives for over 2 years now,I seek the consent to present you as the next of kin to the deceased since you have the same last names, 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 transfer. I have all necessary information and legal documents needed to back you up for claim. All I require from you is your honest cooperation to enable us see this transaction through. I guarantee that this will be executed under legitimate arrangement that will protect you from any breach of the law. Best regards, Barr.Chukwuemeka John