Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419

Subject: From Richard Doumbia

From: Richard Doumbia <>

This email with the subject "From Richard Doumbia" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 30 Nov 2007 10:05:41 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

The sender was Richard Doumbia <>, although it may have been spoofed.

From Richard Doumbia
Dear Friend
I am Richard Doumbia the only son of late Mr Sekou Doumbia the chief protocol officer of the newly appointed Prime Minister of the Republic of Cote d Ivoire Mr Soro Guillaume who was attacked June 2007 at Bouake. You can find out this on the web page Ivory Coast probe call over Ivorian P.M attack
My father was killed with three other members of the Prime Minister?s team heading to Bouake for a meeting. Before the death of my father he was Director of Cocoa sales /Petroleum and its allied products in Bouake . He was appointed the Chief Protocol Officer to the Prime Minister on April 2007.
I want to transfer this Ten Million Five Hundred Thousand US
dollars (US$10,500,000) left in a fixed/ suspense Account in one of the Prime banks here in Abidjan by my late father. I am looking for a God fearing person to help me. I want to transfer this money and use it for investment purpose such as Real Estate management.
I am honourably seeking your assistance in the following ways:-
1) To serve as a guardian.
2) To make arrangement for me to come over to your country to further my education.
3) To help me invest the money in a profitable ventures.
I am only 18years old and I am prepared to give you 30% percentage of the total amount, as commission for assisting me and 5% for expenses that will be incurred.
Best Regards
Richard Doumbia