[palinux-palo] ASSISTANCE

Abito Kambe abitto_k@mail.com
Thu, 23 Jan 2003 20:49:22 -0800

I am the manager of bill and exchange at the foreign remittance department of the ECO BANK OF AFRICA LAGOS=2C NIGERIA=2E I am writing following the impressive information about you=2E I have the assurance that you are capable and reliable enough to champion an impending transaction=2E In my department=2C we discovered an abandoned sum of US$28=2E5m =28twenty eight million and five hundred thousand US dollars=29=2C in an account that belonged to one of our former customers who died along with his entire family in a plane crash=2C in November=2C 1997=2E Since we received the information about his death=2C we have expected his next of kin to come forward and claim his money=2C as enshrined in our banking laws and regulations=2E So far nobody has come forward=2C and we cannot release the funds unless someone applies as the next of kin as stipulated in our guidelines=2E Unfortunately=2C We have discovered that all his supposed next of kin or relations died alongside with him in the plane crash=2C and effectively leaving nobody behind for the claim=2E It is consequent upon this discovery that other officials and I in my department decided to make this business proposal to you and release the money to you as the next of kin or relation of the deceased person=2C for safety and subsequent disbursement=2C since nobody is coming forward for it=2C and the money is not reverted into the bank's treasury as unclaimed=2E The bank's regulation stipulates that if after five years=2C such money remains unclaimed=3B the money will be reverted to the bank's treasury as unclaimed fund=2E The request for a foreigner as the next of kin in this transaction is predicated upon the fact that the said customer was a foreign national=2C and no citizen of this country can claim to be the next of kin of a foreigner=2E We agree that 30% of ! the total sum we be given to you for your assistance in facilitating this transaction=2E My colleagues and I are going to retain 60% of the total sum=2C and 10% will be set aside for the expenses that we may incur in facilitating the remittance=2E To enable us effect this remittance=2C you must first apply as the next of kin to the deceased=2E Your application will include your bank co-ordinates=2C that is=2C your bank name=2C bank address and telex=2C your bank account=2E You will include your private telephone no=2E and fax no=2E=2C for easy and effective communication during this process=2E My colleagues and I will visit your country for disbursement according to the agreed ratio=2C when this transaction is concluded=2E Upon the receipt of your response=2C I will send to you by fax=2C the text of the application=2E I must not fail to bring to your notice the fact that this transaction is hitch free=2C and that you should not entertain fear as you are adequately protected from any form of embarrassment Do respond to this letter today to enable us proceed with the transaction=2E 
yours=2C sincerely=2E