Am i going to get rich :-)

  Magik ®© 12:40 30 Aug 2003
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FROM THE DESK OF: DR. FRANK OWODE B.Sc. PHD; MINIE
FIE
NIGERIA NATIONAL PETROLEUM CORPORATION, LAGOS.

STRICTLY CONFIDENTIAL
FAX: 234-1-7592953


DEAR SIR,

I AM SENDING THIS MAIL TO YOU BASED ON THE
INFORMATION GATHERED FROM THE FOREIGN TRADE OFFICE IN
THE CAHMBER OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY, I BELIEVE THAT
YOU WOULD BE IN A POSITION TO HELP ME IN MY BID TO
TRANSFER THE SUM OF FORTY-ONE MILLION, FIVE HUNDRED
THOUSAND UNITED STATES DOLLARS ($41.5M) INTO A FOREIGN
ACCOUNT.

I AM A SENIOR MEMBER OF THE SPECIAL COMMITTEE FOR
BUDGET AND PLANNING OF THE MINISTRY OF PETROLEUM.
THIS COMMITTEE IS PRINCIPALLY CONCERENED WITH CONTRACT
APPRAISALS AND APPROVAL OF CONTRACTS IN ORDER OF
PRIORITIESAS REGARDS CAPITAL PROJECT OF THE FEDERAL
GOVERNMENT OF NIGERIA. WITH MY POSITION, I HAVE
SUCCESSFULLY SECURED FOR MYSELF THE SUM OF FORTY-ONE
MILLION, FIVE HUNDRED THOUSAND UNITED STATES DOLLARS
(US$41.5M). THIS AMOUNT WAS ACCUMULATED THROUGH
UNDECLARED WINDFALL FROM SALE OF CRUDE OIL DURING THE
GULF WAR.

WHAT I NEED FROM YOU IS TO PROVIDE A SAFE ACCOUNT INTO
WHICH THE FUNDS WILL BE TRANSFERRED SINCE GOVERNMENT
OFFICIALS ARE NOT ALLOWED BY LAW TO OPERATE FOREIGN
ACCOUNT. IT HAS BEEN AGREED THAT THE OWNER OF THE
ACCOUNT WILL BE COMPENSATED WITH US$8.3MILLION OF THE
REMMITTED FUNDS, I KEEP US$31.124MILLION WHILE
US$2.075 MILLION WILL BE SET ASIDE TO OFFSET EXPENSES
AND PAY THE NECESSARY TAXES.

IT MAY INTERSET YOU TO KNOW, TWO YEARS AGO A SIMILAR
TRANSACTION WAS CARRIED OUT WITH ONE MR. PATRICE
MILLER, THE PRESIDENT OF CRAINE INTERNATIONAL TRADING
CORPORATION AT NUMBER 135, EAST 57TH STREET, 28TH
FLOOR, NEW YORK, 10022 WITH TELEPHONE (212) 308-7788
AND TELEX NUMBER 6731689, AFTER THE AGREMENT BETWEEN
BOTH PARTNERS IN WHICH HE WAS TO TAKE 5% WHEN THE
MONEY WAS DUELY TRANSFERRED INTO HIS ACCOUNT ONLY TO
BE DISAPPOINTED ON MY ARRIVAL IN NEW YORK AND WE WERE
RELIABLY INFORMED THAT MR. PATRICE MILLER WAS NO
LONGER ON THAT ADDRESS WHILE HIS TELEPHONE AND TELEX
NUMBERS WAS REALLOCATED TO SOMEBODY ELSE, THAT IS HOW
I LOST US$27.5M TO MR. PATRICE MILLER.

THIS TIME AROUND I NEED A MORE RELIABLE AND TRUST
WORTHY PERSON OR A REPUTABLE COMPANY TO DO BUSINESS
WITH HENCE THIS LETTER TO YOU, SO IF YOU CAN PROVE
YOURSELF TO BE TRUSTED AND INTERESTED IN THIS DEAL,
THEN I AM PREPARED TO DO BUSINESS WITH YOU. WHAT I
WANT FROM YOU IS THE ASSURANCE THAT YOU WILL LET ME
HAVE MY SHARE WHEN THIS AMOUNT OF US$41.5M IS
TRANSFERRED INTO YOUR ACCOUNT.

IF THIS PROPOSAL SATISFIES YOU, PLEASE FAX:234-1-7592953 OR eMAIL: [email protected] >
YOUR RESPONSE SO I CAN ADVISE YOU ON THE MODALITIES OF
THE TRANSACTION. ALL MODALITIES OF THE TRANSFER HAVE
BEEN WORKED OUT AND ONCE STARTED WILL NOT TAKE MORE
THAN 14 WORKING DAYS WITH THE ABSOLUTE SUPPORT OF ALL
CONCERNED. THIS TRANSACTIONS IS 100% RISK FREE.

IT MIGHT BE DIFFICULT FOR YOU TO GETY THROUGH TO ME
BECAUSE OF MY COUNTRY'S POOR TELECOMMUNICATION SYSTEM,
ANY TIME YOU TRY TO REACH ME AND YOU GET A BUSY
SIGNAL, KEEP TRYING YOU WILL DEFINITELY GET
THROUGH.
TREAT AS URGENT AND VERY CONFIDENTIAL.

YOURS FAITHFULLY,

DR.FRANK OWODE.

  Linus Tourvald 12:53 30 Aug 2003

scam

  mikef. 12:57 30 Aug 2003

Yet another SIGH!! trouble is some people actually fall for these.

  Pauper 13:12 30 Aug 2003

Looks like Mr Miller has moved on - sadly no longer listed as a tenant click here , so did he:

A)Retire on all that dosh

B)Went bust when his account was emptied

C)Exist in the first place

  spuds 13:32 30 Aug 2003

Would Mr Patrice Miller please contact Dr Franke Owode, about the missing US$27.5 million.He needs it back urgently.

  soy 13:51 30 Aug 2003

lol, the yahoo email address says everything.

  Magik ®© 14:36 30 Aug 2003

I am deligthed at your responce in view to the showed interest you have in this transaction. However it is important that we follow an appropriate procedure to ensure the success of the transaction.
For confidential purpose I would ask that we stop all correspondence via the internet and only transact by telephone or fax, this is becuase as a civil servant I would have more time to handle the progress of the transaction and at the same time be able to mentain its confidentiality.
All further correspondence from you, should be sent to E-Mail: < [email protected] > OR
Direct Fax : + 234-1-7592953
I want to send to you the explained modalities that we have to follow in order to achieve and mentain the success of this transaction.This is the reason why I want you to E-Mail me through the above address or Fax me your telephone and fax numbers so that we can discuss and then commence with the success of this transaction.
The success of this transaction is based on total trust and confidentiality.I awaite your responce through the above e-mail address or through my direct fax line.

Best Regards,

Dr. Frank Owode

  chrishillcoat 16:37 30 Aug 2003

Set up an 0900 number charged at £50 a minute for him to ring ;-)

  Ben Chuud 16:46 30 Aug 2003

My Bank details are as follows:

Mr Con MANN
Scam Bank Int'l,
Con City

Account: 007420967
Sort Code: 42-00-07

  TBH1 17:49 30 Aug 2003

chrishillcoat - - brilliant mate !!! Can't wait til I get another one of these emails, though got something similar only this morning from the Netherlands - - gonna retrieve it from deleted folder. When I am VERY rich, I'm gonna cut you in for 10% - -

  chrishillcoat 18:00 30 Aug 2003

:-)

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