This email with the subject "VERY URGENT !!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 20 Feb 2008 21:15:07 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "Dr.Akintola Williams" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Sir, I am a Chartered Accountant with the UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA(UBA),My name = is Dr Akintola Williams, I am the personal Account Manager to Late Eng R= obert. A contract was awarded to our clients By NNPC OFFICIALS TO Late Mr Robert who is a citizen of U.S.A who used to work with an Oil De= velopment company in Nigeria. NNPC (NIGERIA NATIONAL PETROLEUM COMPANY). Here in after shall be referred to as my client On April 21, 2002,my clie= nt, his wife, and their three children were involved in a car accident al= ong Sagamu express way.All occupants of the vehicle unfortunately lost their lives.Since then, I have made several enquiries= to his embassy to locate any of my clients extended Relatives, this also proved unsuccessful. After these several unsuccessful attempts, I decided to trace his last na= me over the Internet to locate any member of his family but all in vain.=20 I have contacted you to assist in repatriating the money and property lef= t behind by my client before they Get confiscated or declared unserviceab= le by the bank where this huge deposits were lodged, particularly the UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA (UBA) PLC.Where the deceased had an account V= alued at about ($10.5 Million US dollars) has Issued me a notice to provide the next of kin. Or have the = account confiscated within the next ten official working days. Since I have been unsuccessful in locating the relatives for over 2 years= now.I seek your consent to present you as the next of kin of the decease= d since i can confide in you so that the proceeds of this account valued= at ($10.5 million US dollars) can be paid to you and then you and me can sh= are the money, 60% to me and 40% to you. An attorney will be contacted to help revalidated and notarize all the ne= cessary legal documents that can be used to back up any claim we may make= .All I require is your honest cooperation to enable us see this deal through.=20 I guarantee that this will be executed under legitimate arrangement that = will protect you from any breach of the law. My email I.D is email@example.com Respectfully Yours Dr.Akintola Williams =20