Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419


From: "Mrs. Mariam Kone" <>

This email with the subject "I AM LOOKING FOR HORNEST BUSINESS PARTNER" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 22 Feb 2007 04:23:51 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

The sender was "Mrs. Mariam Kone" <>, although it may have been spoofed.

From: Mrs. Mariam Kone
16,Rue des jardins Cocody
les Deux-Plateaux
Abidjan Cote D\'Ivoire
Private email:
Dear chosen partner,
In brief I am Mrs. Mariam Kone from Ivory Coast. I am a widow being that I lost my husband. My 
husband was a serving director of the Cocoa exporting board until his death . He was assassinated 
by the rebels following the political uprising.
Before his death he made a deposit of Six Million USA Dollars ($6,000,000.00)here in Cote d\' 
Ivoire in security company .
This fund he intended to buy a cocoa processing machine. I want you to help me for us to retrieve 
this fund and transfer it to your account in your country or any safer place as you will be the 
beneficiary and recipient of the fund .
I have plans to do investment in your country, like real estate and industrial production.
This is my reason for writing to you. Please if you are willing to assist me and my only son Syed 
Kone Francis,indicate your interest in replying soonest.
My son mobile number is +225 07415205
Thanks and best regards .
Mrs.Mariam Kone