Re: [coldwarcomms] I did not send this WARNING! If you receive it delete it
- This is a classic 419 scam...designed to rob you. 419 is the section of the
criminal code in Nigeria that pertains to these frauds. (Thats where the
The Secret service is actively asking for any of these emails to be
forwarded to: 419.fcd@...
More info: http://www.419fraud.com/
and a google search on 419 fraud:
At 11:02 6/28/02 -0400, you wrote:
>The heading was INVESTMENT CONSULTANT needed.
>This was in my email this morning. I did not send it out. The message
>contains an attachment that I believe contains a virus..Interesting Mobutu
>and the Congo is the focus of this email. Usually it is Nigeria that is the
>basis for this email.
>I am Mrs. Sese-seko widow of late President Mobutu
>Sese-seko of Zaire, now known as Democratic Republic
>of Congo (DRC). I am moved to write you this
>letter. This was in confidence considering my present
>circumstance and situation. I escaped along with my
>husband and two of our sons Ivvone and Basher out of
>Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to Abidjan, Cote
>d'ivoire where my family and I settled, while we later
>moved to settled in Morroco where my husband later
>died of cancer disease.
>However, due to this situation we decided to change
>most of my husband's billions of dollars deposited in
>Swiss bank and other countries into other forms of
>money coded for safe purpose because the new head of
>state of (Dr) Mr Laurent Kabila has made arrangement
>with the Swiss government and other European countries
>to freeze all my late husband's treasures deposited in
>some european countries. Hence, my children and I
>decided laying low in Ivvoneto study the situation
>till when things gets better. Like now that
>president Kabila is dead and the son taking over
>(Joseph Kabila). One of my late husband's chateaux in
>Southern France was confiscated by the french
>government, and as such I had to change my identity so
>that my investment will not be traced and confiscated.
>I have deposited the sum Eighteen Million United State
>Dollars (US$18,000,000,00.) With a security company
>for safe keeping. What I want you to do is to indicate
>your interest that you can assist us in receiving the
>money on our behalf, so that I can introduce you to my
>son (Ivvone) who has the out modalities for the claim
>of the said funds. I want you to assist in investing
>this money, but I will not want my identity revealed.
>I will also want to acquire real/landed properties and
>stock in multi-national companies and to engage in
>other safe and non-speculative investments as advise
>by your good self.
>May I at this point emphasize the high level of
>confidentiality, which this upcoming project demands,
>and hope you will not betray the trust and
>confidence, which I repose in you.In conclusion, if
>you want to assist us, my son (Ivvone) shall divulge
>you all briefs regarding this project, tell you where
>the funds are currently being maintained and also
>discuss remuneration for your services.For this reason
>kindly furnish us your contact information,that is
>your personal telephone and fax number for validation
>purpose and acknowledge receipt of this mail using the
>above email address.
>Mrs. Mariam M. Seseseko.
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>From: "Siriusss" <Siriusss@...>
>Date: Fri, 28 Jun 2002 15:23:26 -0700
>Subject: INVESTMENT CONSULTANT NEEDED
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