An excerpt from yet another classic scam letter
If you are willing to assist us in receiving this money on our behalf, we shall give you 30% of the total sum. For further information, please contact my Attorney Mr. Ahmed Abubaka immediately on this e-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org or Telephone number:2348033258207 .he will inform you properly on the procedures for execution, please be informed that this proposal is 100% risk free however the confidentiality of this proposal is very important.
Meanwhile, our intention is to invest this fund in your country based on your advice and please ensure to keep this proposal very secret and confidential for obvious reasons and send to us your private telephone/facsimile number for easy and confidential communication.
Terrifyingly, people continue to be caught out by this ruse, which has apparently been around since the 60s, piggy-backing onto each new form of technology - letter, fax, email - as it becomes available. A suitable response
, but most people prefer to just heed the horror stories