Hello, I am Miss Young. I received the following email. It is a socalled
"Advance Fee Fraud" letter, where I am promised millions for
my assistance. These stories are all lies, and if I respond, sooner
or later I will be asked to pay a fee. If I pay, another fee will quickly
come up, and it will continue that way until I give up or run out of
money. I will never see the millions, because they never existed.
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From: "Julius Akambi" <email@example.com>
Sent: Thursday, October 19, 2006
Subject: Urgent business proposal
> AKAMBI PROJECT DIRECTOR
> DEPARTMENT OF GOLD MININIG(DGM)
> JOHANNESBURG - SOUTH AFRICA
> PROPOSAL FOR TRANSFER OF THIRTY FIVE MILLION,US DOLLARS (US$35M) TO
> YOUR ACCOUNT
> I am Mr. JULIUS AKAMBI. Your contact address got to me via export
> promotions council, your reliability and trustworthiness in business
> transaction was the main conviction compelled me to solicit for your
> support in this business.
> I am the Project Director of the Department of Gold Mining(DGM))
> Johannesburg South Africa, and secretary to the Contract Award Committee
> of my Ministry, In collaboration with my colleagues, we have agreed to
> transfer out of the Country from a private security company some amount
> and we will later reinvest it abroad after the
> Success of this transaction. ]
> The amount involved is Thirty Five Million, US Dollar (US$35,000,000.00).
> This is as a result of over inflated amount of a contract, the contract
> has been already
> executed and the original contractor had collected his full and final
> Base on our status as senior government officials in top sensitive
> position of trust,
> we cannot stand to claim this money ourselves; hence, I decided to contact
> Accordingly, I have consulted and held meetings with some key officials of
> the corporation, Department of Finance and Reserve Bank of South Africa
> and we
> decided to involve a gentle, honest trustworthy and competent partner
> overseas who can assist us in this transfer.
> All modalities for this transfer have been fully worked out; we have
> secured a preliminary order to effect this payment.
> We now require from you your Banking Particulars where this money will be
> lodged into and the Beneficiaries name, It could be personal or corporate.
> If you accept to work with me, I want you to state how you wish us to
> share the
> funds in percentage, so that both parties will be satisfied. If you are
> contact me as soon as you receive this message so we can go over the
> Thanking you in advance and May God bless you. Please, treat with utmost
> I have reposed my confidence in you and hope that you will not disappoint
> Please send reply to indicate your willingness in assisting us so that I
> will direct you on what next to do.
> I wait your urgent reply through my private email address
> Yours Sincerely,
> Mr. Julius Akambi
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