Got this e-mail the other day. This is yet another variation of those "get-broke-quick" scams that are circling the globe.
(Frankly, if you want to lose money, buy a lottery ticket.)
* * *nadine konan soro [email@example.com]
Hello Dear Beloved Friend in mind,How are you together with your family? I hope all is well. Considering the fact, I did not know you in person forgive my indignation if this Message comes to you as a surprise and may offend your personality for contacting you without your prior consent. Due to my need of your assistance, I got your contact from your Country Data base. Where I was searching a foreign investment partner for assistance, I assured of your capability and reliability to champion this transaction. After series of prayers/fasting. God divinely me to contact you I believe that God has a way of helping who is in need. I have no other choice than to contact you. So, kindly consider this message essential and confidential. First and foremost Although the world is very small place and hard place to meet people because you don't know who to trust or, believe, but as I have developed the trust in you after my fasting and prayer to Almighty God I made up my mind to confide this confidential onto you, I have to introduce myself to you first, I am Miss Nadine Konan Soro, the only Daughter of Late Mr and Mrs. Banny Konan Soro, my late Father was a very Rich Cocoa Exporting Industries Merchant in our Capital City COTE D'IVOIRE, in one early morning rebels attacked our house and killed my mother in cold blood. Where my father Rushed to near by Hospital next day he give up, it's was only me and my younger Brother is alive now,
Before my Father Died in the hospital he secretly called me on his sick bed side as the only Daughter of the Family and told me that he made Deposit of sum ( $7.3 Million United State Dollars (Seven Million three Hundred Thousand Dollars) in a Bank he also told me the place he keep the Certificate of the agreement Deposit documents of the said fund my Father also advised us to locate to near by Country for our safety because we don't have any relatives whom we can go to because all our relatives ran away in the middle of the war where some of them lost their life,
after our parents death with help of a French soldier who helped me and my younger brother to vacate out of our country of origin to near by Country in Capital City Dakar Senegal West Africa, upon our arrive here we managed to seek asylum under Church charity organization to save our life first, my intention of contacting you is for you to assist us receive the fund into you trusted Country account also assist us invest our own part of the fund into a good business in your country the Investment will be under your control as I have not been into any investment before, you will also assist us to continue our study in your Country when we arrive to your Country, I have made up mind to offered you 25% out from the Total Fund for your assistance,
dear Friend please do reply me through my alternative Email below here, ( firstname.lastname@example.org ) dear please if their something you didn't well understand you let me know I will send you the deposit certificate with my pictures,
I am waiting for your respond to enable me give your more details concern the deposit fund, take care and have a nice day,