Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419


From: "tony brown" <>

This email with the subject "URGENT RESPOND" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 18 Oct 2006 18:50:53 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

The sender was "tony brown" <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Attached Message
SUBJECT: My father, Chief kehinde brown who died
mid-last year of heart Attack.
He was the Royal king of my community, in Eleme
village in Rivers State South-South Nigeria, (rich in
Crude Oil). My father  community produces 5% of
the total crude oil for export overseas which my
government in turn pays my father 1% of this
generated revenue in Dollars as royalty following the
accumulation of this royalties, during the period of
his 15Years rulership his worth amounted to Ten
Million Five Hundred Thousand United States Dollars
($10.5M) which he left for me and my brother as the
only asset to
inherit. Due to poor banking system and political
instability, here in Nigeria we do not feel ortable
keeping this money here as we do not consider it safe
to bank here in our local banks. Although my father
deposited the funds in a strong room/safe with an open
beneficiary in the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) which
he intended to trasfer abroad as a contract payment
before his death.

Proposition: My father intimated me of this funds
before he died to seek for a honest foreign partner to
assist us transfer the funds abroad, so please, I will
appreciate if you could assist me in this promising
mutual beneficial proposal as we intend to give you
three Million Five Hundred Thousand United States
Dollars ($3.5M) for your articipation in getting this
funds transfered into your nominated account, 5% will
be set aside to take care of all expenses we may
incure during the transaction. To indicate your
interst, ontact me urgently and confidentially for
more information and the roles you will play in this
All the legal information concerning this money will
be sent to you as soon as possible.
Hoping we receive your positive response.
Yours faithfully,
mr. tony brown,
send your reply through this mail box
I will like you to provide me immediately with Your
full names, telephone and fax numbers, your occupation
and identification to enable me to contact you as the first son of the 
family to handle this transaction on behalf of the

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