This email with the subject "Seeking investment partnership !!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 07 Apr 2007 13:57:54 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was Hakeem Badru <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Good day, This is Hakeem badru the first son of a late Yusuf Badru, a fish merchant and a millionaire Mogul of Saudi Arabia who died of Esophageal cancer three years ago. I am contacting you because of my present need to engage in a mutually beneficial business partnership with person whom I have not had dealings with before and who has enough knowledge in investment. I am therefore contacting you to assist me in channeling the sum of $5 Million U.S Dollars belonging to my late father into a productive investment ventures in your country. The money was reserved by my late father for the acquisition of New Marchineries and coldroom equipments meant for expanding his fishing business in Saudi Arabia and this couple with his untimely death. Be informed that this money is genuinely made for it has nothing to do with money laundering, therefore, this transaction is 100% risk free and all I need is your partnership . As an inexperienced 20 years old boy, being the heir of my late father's estate, I am saddled with the problem of investing this funds on a lucrative investment abroad. For this reason, I am contacting you to assist me apply the funds on a lucrative investment of your choice in your country and for your efforts, I am willing to compensate you with 20% of the funds. I shall be expecting your urgent response so that I can furnish you with further information about the funds. All replies in response to this mail shall be directed to my private email address: email@example.com. Thank you. May this mail receive its earliest attention Yours Hakeem Badru Saudi Arabia