This email with the subject "CONFIRM MESSAGE" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 20 Jul 2007 22:47:46 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was BAR.SAM ODOGWU <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
BARR SAM ODOGWU CHAMBERS & ASSOCIATES, LEGAL PRACTITIONER AND PUBLIC NOTARY AND HIGH COURT REPRESENTATIVE 301-302 BONNY CRESCENT VICTORIA ISLAND LAGOS NIGERIA Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Dear Friend , It is obvious that this proposal will come to you as a suprise because wehave never met before but i am inspired to send you this considering the huge fund transfer opportunity that will be of mutual benefit to the both of us. I am barrister Sam Odogwu ,the personal Attorney to late Engr.Adams Benoitt a national of Isle of Man in UK, who worked with Shell Petroleum Development Company(SPDC) in Nigeria. On the 21st of May 2001, my client,his wife And their two children were involved in a car accident along Shagamu/Lagos Express Road,unfortunately they all lost their lives in the event of the accident,Since then I have made several enquiries to several Embassies to locate any of my clients extended relatives,but this has proved successful. Hence,I contacted you to assist me in repartrating the money and property Left behind by my late client.I can easily convince the bank that you are the only survivng relation of my late client.Otherwise the fund he left behind will be confiscated or declared unserviceable by the bank where the deceased had an account valued at about $10,000,000:00 (Ten Million United States Dollars). Conseqently,The bank has issued me a notice to provide the next of kin to my late client or have the account confiscated.since i have been unsuccesfull in locating any of my client relatives for over several years now,i seek your consent to present you as the Next Of Kin to the deceased,so that the proceeds of this account valued at $10,000,000:00 (Ten Million United States Dollars ). can be paid into your account and then the both of us can share the proceeds 50% to me and 40% to you ,while 10% should be for charity.I have all necessary legal documents that can be used to back up any claim that we shall make. All I require from you is your honest cooperation to enable us see this transaction through. I assure you that this transaction will be executed under a legitimate arrangement that will protect us from any breach of the law. I will require the follwing information from you to enable me proceed to the bank to file the application of inheritance of claims in the bank. 1. Full Names:....... 2. Full Contact Address:............. 3. Phone/Fax Numbers:..... 4. Country and State of Origin:....... 5. Occupation:.......... 6. Company Name:.......... 7. Position Held:........8. Age:........ Please Contact me through my personal email address-:email@example.com so that we can discuss on the issue. Thanks, as I wait for your urgent response. Best regards Barrister SAM ODOGWU (Esq). Email (firstname.lastname@example.org) CONFIRM MESSAGE