I received this email today. Wish I knew of a government agency I could contact to try to stop this. Someone will fall for it I'm sure. Beware. "Micheal Chambers Justice Avocats & Avocats-Conseils Lot ,1583, Cocody Abidjan , Cote d'Ivoire Dear Att: I am Barrister Michael Lawson a solicitor at law. the personal attorney to Mr Kenneth Gardner,a national of your country,who used to work with British/Dutch Shell petroleum-development Company Pty in Cote d 'Ivoire. after referred as my client.On the 21st of April 2005, my client, his Wife and their three children were involved in a car accident along sandton express road.All occupants of the vehicle unfortunately lost their lives. I am contacting you to quietly look for a reliable and honest person who will be capable and fit to provide either an existing bank account or to set up a new Bank a/c immediately to claim hiscontract sum which he executed under Cote d 'Ivoire National Petroleum Corperation(SNPC) before his sudden death. Particularly, the Federal Ministry of finance(FMF) and the Finance Company where the deceased had his contract fund valued at about [76,000.000.00USD][Seventy Six million United States Dollars] has issued me a notice to provide the next of kin or have the account confiscated within the next fourteen official working days. Since I have been unsuccessful in locating the relatives for almost 2years now I seek your consent to present you as the next of kin of the deceased since you are foreigner, so that the proceeds of this account valued at [76,000.000.00USD][Seventy Six million United States Dollars] can be paid to your bank account.For God sake, I will acquire all necessary legal documents in your name that can be used to backup any claim we may make. We will start the first transfer with Thirty Six million[$36,000.000] upon successful transaction without any disappointment from your side, we shall re-apply for the payment of the remaining amount to your account. All I require is your honest cooperation to enable us see this deal through.I guarantee that this will be executed under a legitimate arrangement that will protect you from any breach of the law. I need your full co-operation to make this work fine.because the management is ready to approve this payment to any foreigner who has correct information of this account, which I will give to you, upon your positive response and once I am convinced that you are capable and will meet up with instruction of a key bank official who is deeply involved with me in this business. At the conclusion of this business,you will be given 35% of the total amount,60% will be for me,while 5% will be for expenses both parties might have incurred during the process of transferring. I amreposing my confidence in you now beliving that you will never let me down. Barrister Michael Lawson Micheal Chambers Justice Avocats & Avocats-Conseils Lot ,1583, Cocody Abidjan , Cote d'Ivoire "