Barrister Richard Bakare, Liberty Chambers, Benin


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Subject: Dear Good Friend,

Dear Good Friend,

This Mail Might Come to You As a Surprise and The Temptation to ignore it as Unserious Could Come into your mind but Please consider it a Divine wish and Accept it with a Deep Sense of Humility Though, this medium (Internet) has Been Greatly Abused,But I choose to Reach You Through it Because it still Remains the Fastest Medium of Communication.

I am Barrister Richard Bakare,Principal Partner Liberty Chambers Cotonou Benin Republic,the personal attorney to Late Mr. Michael Raisman , a national of your country, who used to work as the Director of Société Nationale de Commercialisation des Produits Pétroliers (SONACOP) an Oil Company in Benin Republic West Africa Herein after shall be Referred to as my client.

On the 27th of May 2012, my client, His wife and their three Children were involved in a ghastly car accident Along Sagbama express-road Cotonou. All occupants of the vehicle Unfortunately lost their lives. Since then I have made several inquiries to your embassy to locate any of my clients extended relatives this has also proved unsuccessful.

After these several unsuccessful attempts, I decided to track His last name over the Internet, to locate any member of his Family hence I contacted you. I have contacted you to assist in Repatriating the money and property left behind by my client before they get confiscated or declared unserviceable by the bank here.

These huge deposits were lodged particularly, with the " BANQUE ATLANTIQUE DU BENIN " where the Deceased had an account valued at Twenty Million Five Hundred Thousand United States Dollars ($20.5M) only . The Bank management has issued me an ultimatum to provide the next of kin within the next 30 days from today or have the account closed and the funds confiscated as unclaimed benefits .

Since I have been unsuccessful in Locating the relatives for over 4 years now I seek your consent to present you as the next of kin of the deceased since you have the same last name so that the proceeds of this account valued at US$20.5M can be paid to you and then you and I can Share the money.60% to me and 40% to you.

I will procure all Necessary legal documents that can be used to back up any claim we may make.All I require is your honest cooperation to enable us see this deal through and also assurance that you will not circumvent with this fund when transferred into any of your nominated bank account.

I guarantee that this will be executed under a legitimate arrangement that will protect both of us from any breach of the law now and after the successful arrival of the inheritance funds in your account.

My anticipated thanks while waiting to hear from you soon.

Best Regards,
Barrister Richard Bakare.
Principal Partner,Liberty Chambers COTONOU
My private Tel : +229-6154 7937