This is one of the shorter Scam email that we have received to date. It
is simply short and sweet, (quite) straight to the point. The numbers
are easy to find:
“US$35million, you take 30%, I take 70%, lets do it”.
And ofcourse, whoever owns the US$35million earlier have either died in
a plane or car accident, vaporised, captured by aliens or swallowed by
the whale… I mean the whole family. That is where you come into the
The full email please:
Delivery-date: Sat, 16 Sep 2006 17:28:15 -0700
Received: from [126.96.36.199] (helo=smtp-33.ig.com.br)
Received: from wm57.ig.com.br (HELO localhost) ([188.8.131.52])
From: michealkalu4 <email@example.com>
Date: Sat, 16 Sep 2006 21:34:40 -0300
X-Priority: 3 (Normal)
X-Mailer: iGMail [www.ig.com.br]
Letter of Business Proposal
I am. Mr Micheal Kalu. the General Manager of Finance Bank Nig Plc. I want to inquire from you if you can handle this transaction for mutual benefits/life opportunity for you and me. (30% for you, 70% for me.The transaction is about assisting me as my foreign counterpart to enable us present you as the Beneficiary of the usd$35million dollars left by our late deceased foreign customer who died in a plane crash with his family since January 2003.
The Fund is currently in a suspense account awaiting claim, since the time the bank made a public notice that they are ready to release this fund to any of his relative abroad. I will give you more details about the transaction when I receive your affirmative response via my email address stated above.
Looking forward to hearing from you. All correspondences towards this transaction will be through my alternative mailing address.
please get back through this mail address (firstname.lastname@example.org )
I look forward to hearing from you soon
Mr Micheal Kalu.