I just got this in my inbox. I can't believe some people are actually taken in by such obvious scams.
FROM DESK OF ENGR. WILLIAMS SMITH EVANSPETROLEUM TRUST FUND OFFICE.CONTRACT AWARD DEPARTMENT.NIGERIA NATIONAL PETROLEUM COPORATIONLAGOS-NIGERIA.
ATTN:Sir/madam,I am the chairman of the contract award committee,federal ministry of petroleum resources, Nigeria I am in search of an agent to assist us in the transfer FIFTY MILLION, FOUR HUNDRED THOUSAND UNITED STATES DOLLARS,And subsequent investment in properties in your country.You will be required to: (1) Assist in the transfer of the said sum(2) Advise on lucrative areas of investment(3) Assist us in purchase of properties. If you decide to render your service to us in this regard,35% of the total sum will be offerred to you.PLEASE SEND REPLY TO INDICATE YOUR WILLINGNESS IN ASSISTING US SO THAT I WILL DIRECT YOU ON WHAT NEXT To DO. INCLUDE YOUR DIRECT TELEPHONE ANDFAX NUMBERS IF YOU ARE RESPONDING.THANKS FOR YOUR ANTICIPATED ASSISTANCE.
YOURS SINCERELY,Chairman of the contract award committee(CCAC)
ANTICIPATED ASSISTANCEDR CHARLES CHRIST. Gwilliamssmith22@yahoo.com