|| From: "From Barr. Caribe Bello"<firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: Please Respond Urgently
Date: Sun 16 Mar 2008 15 18 09 -0700
From Barrister Caribe Bello Esq. (Crown Chambers Lagos)
16 Akintola William Street, Ikeja Lagos.
Office e-mail: email@example.com
My Dear Friend,
I know that this mail will come to you as a big surprise, but I believe it is only a day that people meet and become great friends and business partners. My name is Caribe Bello, the principal attorney of Crown Chambers here in Nigeria. I am a lawyer and a personal confidant to late Engineer Kenneth, a citizen of your Country, who worked as a consultant and contractor with the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) here in Nigeria before his sudden death. On the 21st of April 2005, my client, his wife and their only child were involved in a ghastly Auto Crash along Sagamu Express way, Lagos, Nigeria. All occupants of the vehicle unfortunately lost their lives. Since that unfortunate incident, I have made several enquiries to your embassy in efforts to locate any family member of my late client or his extended relatives, but unfortunately all my efforts have continued to prove abortive.
After these several unsuccessful attempts to locate any member of his family or extended relative, I now decided to track his last name (surname) through the internet and that was how I came across your contact information. However, I am contacting you to assist in repatriating the money and property left behind by my late client before they get confiscated or declared unserviceable. Particularly, the Bank where the deceased had a Fix Deposit Account valued US$10,000,000.00 has recently issued me a notice to provide the Next of Kin to the deceased or have the account confiscated and the funds returned to the government as an unclaimed fund.
Since I have been unsuccessful in my several efforts to locating any relatives of my late Client for over two years now, I am seeking your consent to present you as the Next of Kin to the deceased since you have the same last name, so that the proceeds of this account valued US$10,000,000.00 can be paid to you and then you and I can share the money, 60% to me and 40% to you. I have all the necessary legal documents that can be used to backup our claims. All that is required from you is your honest cooperation to enable us achieve our goal. I also wish to guarantee that this deal would be executed under a legitimate arrangement that will protect you from any breach of the law. Please get back to me at your prompt receipt of this mail by forwarding to me your full names, your age, occupation, contact address, telephone and fax numbers to enable us discuss further about this transaction. Please write back through this email address (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Your response is urgently awaited!
Barrister Caribe Bello, LLB, LLM, BL,SAN
Attorney at Law.
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