From: "DEJI ADESOLA" firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subjsct: URGENT AND CONFIDENTIAL
April, 10 2002
URGENT BUSINESS PROPOSAL
This letter may come to you as a surprise since it is coming from someone you have not met before.
However, we decided to contact you when we got your information while browsing on the internet.
I am a civil adviser currently working with the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC). I and my close and trusted colleagues need your assistance in the transfer of US$50 million, (FIFTY MILLION UNITED STATES DOLLARS) into any reliable account you may nominate overseas.
This fund was generated from over- invoicing of contracts executed by the NNPC under our control and supervision. This fund is now ready to be remitted into any account we put forward for that purpose.
What we want from you is a good and reliable company or personal account into which we shall transfer this funds.
Details should include the following:
1. Name of Bank
2. Address of Bank, with Telephone and Fax Numbers.
3. Bank account Number.
4 Beneficiary/Signatory to account (Account Name).
Upon the successful crediting of your account, the funds will be shared as follows.
1. 25% to you for your assistance.
2. 70% to myself and my colleagues.
3. 5% for contigencies and expenses.
Please, after your first reply through e-mail, I will want us to continue further communication by Fax and Telephone for confidential purpose.We wish to assure you that your involvement should you decide to assist us, will be well protected. This business is 100% risk free as we have secured our own side of the transaction.
Thank you for your anticipated co-operation, while we look forward to a mutually benefiting business relationship with you.
Please when replying to my e-mail, kindly include your Telephone and Fax numbers, where I can reach you any time of the day.
Thanks and Best regards,