Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419

Subject: Dear Sir

From: Kalif Ibrahim <>

This email with the subject "Dear Sir" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 16 Nov 2007 06:43:35 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

The sender was Kalif Ibrahim <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear Sir
This letter is not intended to cause any embarrassment in whatever form, rather is compelled to contact your esteemed self, following the knowledge of your high repute. I am Kalif Ibrahim, a Solicitor at law. I am the personal attorney to Steven Atzmon a nationality of your country, who used to work with Shell Development Oil Company in Burkina Faso as a Contractor. Here in after shall be referred to as my client. On the 21st Of April 2000, my client, his wife and their three children were involved in a car accident along Bobo express-road. All occupants of the vehicle unfortunately lost their lives.
Since then I have made several enquiries to your embassy to locate any of my clients extended relatives this has also proved unsuccessful. After these several unsuccessful attempts, Knowing about your good record from your country chamber of commerce hence I contacted you.
we can get this money. I have contacted you to assist in repatriating the money and property left behind by my client before they get confiscated or declared unserviceable by the bank where these huge deposits were lodge, valued at about Nine Million, Five Hundred And Twenty Two Thousand United States Dollars (US$9.522M). The bank 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 5 years now I seek your consent to present you as the Next of Kin of the deceased. So that the proceeds of this account valued at (US$9.522M) can be paid to you and then you and me can share the money 60% to me and 40% to you. Including some other properties too. I have all necessary legal documents that can be used to back up any claim we may make.
All I require is your honest co-operation to enable us see this deal through. I guarantee that this will be executed under a legitimate arrangement that will protect you from any breach of the law.
Do send your reply on my private email
Best Regards
Barrister Kalif Ibrahim

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