From: email@example.com <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: Re: PLS I NEED YOUR HELP HELP
Date: Monday, September 1, 2008, 7:24 PM
I am sorry the way these email came to you, My name is Master MODESTUS ALLEN, from Diamond rich country district of Bombali in Northern Province of Sierra Leone. I am the Son of the Late Mr.GODFREY ALLEN, the managing director of Sierra Leone diamond mining co-operation and transport minister. I am currently living in a refugee center in Abidjan, Ivory Coast. My family and I have been unfortunate to find ourselves caught up in a very difficult situation in Abidjan. I know you will be surprise to receive this message, but it is of utmost importance to me and my family.
Anyway, I am about to entrust my destiny a on your shoulder if you can help us, it will also be of immense benefit to you too.
These transaction demands utmost trust, honesty, integrity and most important, secrecy. It is only through the above that I will be assured of my Future & security.This regrettable situation led to the killing of my father and my mother and the displacement of my family During the brutal civil war in my country Sierra Leone, my late father of blessed memory was brutally murdered by the rebels led by Mr. Foday Sankoh, he was murdered with my only sister (Nina). But I managed to escape to Ivory Coast, a neigbouring country through the help of the International Rescue Committee (IRC).But before my late parents's death, he drew my attention about A fund deposit of twelve million US dollars ($12 Million) which he deposited with a Bank in Abidjan (IVORY COAST) He made the deposit in name of my name Modestus Allen as his apparent heir(NEXT OF KIN),
He also gave me the certificate of deposit and receipt issued to him by the Bank, which I still have in my possession.
Please visit the following web pages for further information on the SierraLeone war.
The problem I have is that as a refugee, the immigration law does not allow us to open or hold operate bank account here, and the language barrier since here is a french country, I do not want to seek the assistance of just anybody for fear of being duped or defraud of my only livelihood, hence the Ivoirian Government is not really taking care of us.
What is required of you is to give me your full name, telephone and fax numbers and contact address so that I can secure a Power of Attorney in your favour that would enable you contact the Bank as the beneficiary of the Fund. You can then transfer the funds to your bank account after all legal documentations are done and secured.
I have decided to give you part of the money 20% of the 12 million usd. I have also map out 5% of the principal sum for any expenses that you may incurred during the transaction process, I intend to invest the remaining part of the money on your advice in any lucrative business ventures in your country, you may even act as our financial adviser if you are so disposed. If you want to help, I am looking forward to your immediate response, as I believe that destiny has brought us together.
Master Modestus Allen.
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