From: Margaret Jamieson (email suppressed)
Date: Mon Aug 25 2008 - 16:17:49 PDT
I don't mean to be tart with you. I don't know you, but you seem like
a reasonable poster. I am just imagining what kind of a situation she
may be in.
On Aug 25, 2008, at 6:46 PM, Chuck Kleinhans wrote:
> Ah, from Nigeria, of course! Am I the only one who finds it
> strange that this person has never communicated to the list before,
> makes their first contribution with a chirpy little note to answer
> Gene Youngblood and then two and one half hours later sends this
> desperate plea; especially when "I have been starving".....the
> default solution for this kind of dilemma (if it is genuine) is to
> go to the embassy or consulate of your nation.
> Perhaps I could put you in touch with a Nigerian fellow who
> contacted me a few days ago about 2.5 million $US that he was
> holding for me.
> CHUCK KLEINHANS
> On Aug 25, 2008, at 12:14 PM, esperanza collado wrote:
>> How are you doing today? I am sorry i didn't inform you about my
>> traveling to Africa for a program called "Empowering Youth to
>> Fight Racism, HIV/AIDS, Poverty and Lack of Education, the program
>> is taking place in three major countries in Africa which is
>> Ghana , South Africa and Nigeria . It as been a very sad and bad
>> moment for me, the present condition that i found myself is very
>> hard for me to explain.
>> I am really stranded in Nigeria because I forgot my little bag
>> in the Taxi where my money, passport, documents and other valuable
>> things were kept on my way to the Hotel am staying, I am facing a
>> hard time here because i have no money on me. I am now owning a
>> hotel bill of 300EURO and they wanted me to pay the bill soon
>> else they will have to seize my bag and hand me over to the Hotel
>> Management, I need this help from you urgently to help me back
>> home, I need you to help me with the hotel bill and i will also
>> need 1000EURO to feed and help myself back home so please can you
>> help me with a sum of 1300EURO to sort out my problems here? I
>> need this help so much and on time because i am in a terrible and
>> tight situation here, I don't even have money to feed myself for a
>> day which means i had been starving so please understand how
>> urgent i need your help.i have decided not tell my family so that
>> they will not be worried.when I return I will tell them and they
>> will understand.
>> I am sending you this e-mail from the city Library and I only
>> have 30 min, I will appreciate what so ever you can afford to send
>> me for now and I promise to pay back your money as soon as i
>> return home.You need to transfer the money through Money Gram or
>> Western Union .Pls reply back to my alternate email address at
>> (address suppressed) because Gmail service is very bad here in
>> Africa so i can give you the payment details on time Hope to hear
>> from you soon.
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