This one just made its way to the inbox of a Nigerian friend. Written by ‘Mrs Victoria Merkel’ it asks for support to ‘help the poor masses’. Me love scam:
“This message mey come to you as a surprise I am Mrs. Victoria Merkel
from Germany, Married To late MR BERNARD MARKEL we were married for many years without any child . I am a philantropist and have been
engaged in the building and establishment of humaniterian foundation.
I help the poor masses, I am contacting you to donate a FUND to you
with trust,this fund is ment for building Orphanage Centres, less
privileged and HIV/AIDS Victims in the society, ETC. Contact me at
E-mail (mrsvictoriamerkel935(AT)gmail.com) for more information Mrs Merkel.
Plese change this (AT) in my e-mail address and use the normal (@).”
Please beware of the Merkels and their development aid, gents and ladies.