Got this one today and thought I’d share it with you:
"REQUEST FOR URGENT BUSINESS ASSISTANCE
Your contact was availed to me by the chamber of
commerce. It was given to me because of my diplomatic
status as I did not disclose the actual reasons for
which I sought your contact. But I was
assured That you are reputable and trustworthy if you
will be of assistance.
I am Laurent Mpeti Kabila (Jnr) the second son of
Late President LAURENT DESIRE KABILA the immediate
Past president of the DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO in
Africa who was murdered by his opposition through his
personal bodyguards in his bedroom on Tuesday 16th January, 2001.
I have the privilege of being mandated by my father colleagues
to seek your immediate and urgent co-operation to receive into
your bank account the sum of US$9.5m.(nine million five hundred
thousand Dollars) and some thousands carats of Diamond.
This money and treasures was lodged in a vault with a
security firm in Europe. presently i am seeking for political asylum
in the netherlands.
SOURCES OF DIAMONDS AND FUND
In August 2000, my father as a defence minister and president has a
meeting with his cabinet and armychief about the defence budget for
2000 to 2001 which was US $700m. so he directed one of his best
friend. Frederic Kibasa Maliba who was a minister of
mines and a political party leader known as the Union Sacree de,
I opposition radicale et ses allies (USORAL) to buy arms
with US $200m on 5th January 2001; for him to finalized the arms
my father was murdered. f.K. Maliba (FKM) and I have decided to keep
the money with a foreigner after which he will use it to contest for
the political election. Inspite of all this we have resolved to
present your or your company for the firm to pay it into your
nominated bank account the above sum and diamonds.
and for your co-operation and partnership, we have unanimously agreed
that you will be entitled to 5.5% of the money when successfully receive
it in your account. The nature of your business is not relevant to the
successful execution of this transaction what we require is your total
co-operation and commitment to ensure 100% risk-free transaction at both
ends and to protect the persons involved in this transaction, strict
confidence and utmost secrecy is required even after the successful
conclusion of this transaction. If this proposal is acceptable to you,
kindly provide me with your personal telephone and fax through my E-mail
box for immediate commencement of the transaction.
All correspondence is for the attention of my counsel:
I count on your honour to keep my secret, SECRET.
Looking forward for your urgent reply
MPETI L. KABILA (Jnr)"