Internet Scams Exposed

SCAM WATCH: Internet & SMS Scams - Phishing - Email Fraud

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Another Internet Scam: From Fati Mbogo

Dearest One.

Thanks for the opportunity to be your friend,I know this mail will come to you
as a surprise since we have not meet or had a previous correspondence, please
bear with me. I will really like to have a good relationship with you. I have a
special reason why I decided to contact you.

 I decided to contact you because of the urgency of my situation here ,I am Ms
Fati Mbogo Edwards 25 years old girl from Liberia the only daughter of Late Dr
,Mbogo Edwards the deputy minister of national security under the leadership of
president Charles Taylor who is now in exile after many innocent soul were
killed ,My father was killed by government of Charles Taylor,he accuse my
father of coup attempt.

I am constrained to contact you because of the maltreatment I, am receiving from
my step mother. She planned to take away all my late father's treasury and
properties from me since the unexpected death of my beloved Father.

Meanwhile I wanted to escape to the Europe but she hide away my international
passport and other valuable travelling documents. Luckily she did not discover
where I kept my father’s File which contains important documents. I decided to
run to the refegee camp where I am presently seeking asylum under the United
Nations High Commission for the Refegee here in ougadugou,Republic of
Burkinafaso.I wish to contact you personally for a long term business
relationship and investment assistance in your Country.

My father of blessed memory deposited the sum of US$6,500, 000.00 in Bank with
my name as the next of kin. However, I shall forward you with the necessay
documents on confirmation of your acceptance to assist me for the transfer and
investment of the fund in your country,As you will help me in an invsetment, and
i will like to complete my studies, as i was in my fist year in the university,
when the crisis started.

It is my intention to compensate you with 20% of the total money for your
services and the balance shall be my investment capital. This is the reason why
I decided to contact you. Please all communications should be through this email
address only for confidential purposes.

As soon as I receive your positive response showing your interest I will put
things into action immediately. In the light of the above, I shall appreciate an
urgent message indicating your ability and willingness to handle this
transaction sincerely. iam staying at the female hostel.

Awaiting your urgent and positive response. Please do keep this only to your
self please i beg you not to disclose it till i come over , once the fund has
been transfered,

Yours Fati


Sadhak said...

Good one dude..

as these spamsters are taking out innovative ways to take out the money.

Sadhak said...

Good one dude]

as these spamsters are finding new way to pull out the money by fooling people.