A very nice guy from Nigeria just sent me the following. I'm going to my boss now to quit my job! I'll be rich!
MR ALFRED IBRU SENIOR ACCOUNTING OFFICER NIGERIA LIQUEFIED NATURAL GAS LTD. LAGOS CENTRAL OFFICE.
SUB: TRANSFER OF US$35,500,000.00 (THIRTY FIVE MILLION, FIVE HUNDRED THOUSAND UNITED STATES DOLLARS ONLY) INTO YOUR ACCOUNT.
I wish to seek your indulgence in sending this message to you. My name is Alfred Ibru, the Senior Accounting Officer of the Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG). Since the inception of Democratic government in Nigeria, the Auditors of this Corporation and I have been mandated to scrutinize all account records of awarded and executed contracts of this Corporation (NLNG).
During the cause of our job, we carefully discovered an over estimated amount of US$35,500,000.00 which we want to transfer into your account as the contractor/beneficiary.
As top Government officials, we are not authorized to operate foreign bank accounts, hence our decision to use your account in full trust and confidence to transfer this funds outside Nigeria. To legalize this transaction, legal documents will be procured from different Government Establishments including the office of the Presidency, Federal Republic of Nigeria reference contract number:NLNG/FGN/FMF/B2517/02.
Moreover, it is pertinent to note that this transaction is absolutely legitimized, since as Government officials, we would not want to do anything that will bring our names to disrepute. We have also resolved that once this funds gets into your account, we would meet with you in any country of your choice for the disbursement and also to discuss future joint investment opportunities. All modalities for the successful execution of this transaction has been worked out and all that is required from your is maximum cooperation.
If you are interested in this transaction, please contact me through this my personal e-mail address for more information. Remember to give me your telephone/fax numbers for easier communication. I anticipate your urgent and favourable response. Send my regards to your family and stay blessed.