From Charles and
sam. 03/11/07 23:49
From Charles and Elizabeth
I know this mail may come to
you as a surprise, since we have not known or written before. I am Charles
Toure, I am contacting you on behalf of myself and my youger sister Elizabeth.
We are an orphans.
Nationality: Ivoirians. Our late Father Mr
Lawrence Toure was a successful business-man whom before his untimely death ,
was a Cocoa and Diamond Merchant based here in abidjan, Cote d'lvoire.Both our
Father and Mother were poisoned at a party organised by one of his business
associates. Before he died in a private hospital here, my Father called me and
told me that he deposited the sum of US$12.5m (Twelve Million Five Hundred
Thousand American Dollars), in a bank here which he used my name as next of
kin to deposit the funds as the only son.
Due to the problem that have
arised in our family between my late Father's brothers over who should control
his wealth and subsquent death in the family, I have decided with my younger
sister to transfer this funds overseas for future investment after we finish
We want to leave here and come over to your
country to live and continue our studies, because our lives is no longer safe
here. We have heard from a reliable source that they are planing on how to
retrieve all the documents concerning the funds from us, so that they can
claim the funds.Before contacting you, we have spoken with the local bank
manager and worked out modalities on how to transfer the funds to your
Please, we humbly seek your assistance in the following
1- To assist us in transferring this fund quietly into your
account in your country.
2- To serve as the guardian of this funds since I
am still in the university and my younger sister is still in the
3- To make arrangement for me and my younger sister to
come over to your country to further our education and to help us secure a
residential permit in your country. Moreover, we are willing to offer you any
agreed (percentage) out of the total funds as compensation for your
efforts/input after the successful transfer of this funds into your nominated
account overseas, while some percentage will be set aside to offset any
expenses we may incur.
4- Furthermore, you can indicate your
option towards assisting us as I believe that this transaction would be
concluded within the shortest possible time.
NB: Please, if you are
interested to help us, contact me immediately after you read this proposal so
that I may give you more details information how this transfer could be
However, I wish to hear from you to know your decision
concerning this proposal. Please reply very urgent.
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