Sent: Monday, December 03, 2007 3:35 PM
Subject: *Late George Stearns's Estate:,Living conditions are
desperate and dangerous here in Benin, Pls help
Dear Trusting Friend,
I pray that this email reaches you in
the best of health.
This letter may come to you as a surprise due to the
fact that we have not yet met.The message could be strange but it's real if
you pay some attention to it. I want to notify you about it at least for the
sake of your integrity.
In a brief introduction, I am John
Goodluck, the Director of Operation with Societe Generale De Banques Au
Benin(SGBBE),Republic of Benin.
I have a very interesting transaction to
discuss with you.
The business under discussion has to do with George
Stearns a national of your country,who is a Consultant/ contractor with
Societe Nationale Des Products D' Agricole (SONAPRA) Company in
I managed to get your contact details through the
Internet search myself because time is of importance to it and I am
desperately looking for a person to assist me to pull this money out from the
bank before our corrupt government officials will confiscate the money and use
it for their selfish interest.
On Thursday, December 25, 2003,
George Stearns , his wife and theironly daughter were involved in Air-Crash
near the Atlantic Oceanin Cotonou suburb.
For more clarifications, you can
visit the CNN web news for the
then I have made several inquiries to your Embassy, in a bid to locate any
relation of George Stearns. All attempts to reach the next of kin of George
Stearns has been futile as He had no family here in Benin Republic. Hence my
decision to contact you.
I want you and I to go into partnership,
the nature of your business is completely irrelevant to this transaction as
all I need from you is an assurance that my interest will be fully protected
once this transaction is concluded.
George Stearns made a
numbered time (fixed) deposited for twelve calendar and his account with our
Bank accrues to about (Four Million, Three hundred and Fifty- Two Thousand US
According to the Benin Law, at the expiration of 4
(Four) years, the money will revert to the ownership of the Benin governmentif
nobody applies to claim the funds.
Consequently, my proposal is
that I will like you as a foreigner to stand in as the next of kin to George
Stearns so that the fruits of this old man's labour will not get into
the hands of some corrupt government officials who will latter use the money
to sponsor war in Africa and kill innocent citizens in the search for
Please note that There will be no
problem at all, my position as the Director of Operation guarantees the
successful execution of this transaction within 7 Banking days and the money
will be paid into your account for us to share in the ratio of 40% for you and
60% for me.
This is very simple, I will like you to reply
immediately so that I can send you the Text of application which you will fill
and apply to the bank as the next of kin to George Stearns and I will use my
good position in the bank as the Director of Operation to make sure that the
application is approved, during board meeting for immediate
If you are interested, reply immediately via my Private
address:firstname.lastname@example.org so that we can proceed at once.
Please send to me also your private phone, or mobile numbers for easier
correspondence or you can give me a call on 00229-2131-0320.
I look forward
to hearing from you soon.
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