Are these scams STILL worth doing?
I AM Mrs Olivia Obruth, Yeputa an Ivorian widow with an only son (
Frank Obruth Yeputa ). My husband was the chief security officer to the
ousted president Bede of Cot d’Ivoire. During the overthrown of 24th
December 1999, my husband was among the people was killed by the
military. Since after his death. I ran away with my only son.
my friend, may I introduce this business proposal to you. With
reference to an introduction and good recommendation made of you and your
esteemed firm by my close friend, I do hereby wish to ask for your
assistance in an urgent business transaction that requires absolute
honesty and secrecy.
Although I did not in any way disclose to my friend the details of this
my proposal due to confidential nature of this transaction.
By virtue of my husband ‘s position, the former president (Bede) gave
him $25,500,000.00 (Twenty-five million five hundred thousand U.S.
dollars)cash in $ 100.00 bills stacked in a box when he got the
that the military are planning to overthrow him.
Immediately my husband was confirmed dead, I made away with this box with
my only son so that we cannot be reached by Mr. Bede. I have really
been waiting for a more suitable time and opportunity to contact you
concerning this transaction. Right now, the money is in a safe place. I
deposited it with a diplomatic company for safekeeping. I am using this
opportunity to seek your assistance to move the money to your country to be
invested on behalf of my only son. For your assistance, I am ready to
offer you 30% of the total sum and give you the full power to manage the
remaining 70% on behalf of my son. Contact my son (Frank Obruth Yeputa )
where we are currently staying in a sister’s house in South Africa.
I Deposited it somewhere in REPUBLIC OF BENIN,COTONOU, which we shall
inform you as soon as you conclude arrangements. Upon conclusion of
arrangement, we shall
forward to you the certificate of deposit and the phone and Fax number
of the Diplomatic Company for confirmation.
However, send your message to my son on this E-mail:
immediately you receive this message. Please I want us to finish this
business as quickly as possible. And please indicate your private phone
and fax Numbers on your response to this mail. Thanking you in
anticipation of your kind
consideration and urgent reply.
MRS OLIVIA OBRUTH YEPUTA