Alhaji Abdullahi Bukar (investment scam)

This is a standard investment scam message, probably sent randomly to thousands or tens of thousands of people around the world. (See more examples of business investment scams.) “Alhaji Abdullahi Bukar” is willing to give you a cut of the money he’s siphoning from his company, as long as you can keep it a secret:

From: Alhaji Abdullahi Bukar alabdubukar1
Date: Thu, 13 Aug 2015

Dear Friend

I have a Mutual/Beneficial Business Project for you worth millions dollars.

1. Can you handle this project?
2. Can I give you this trust ?

Please note that the deal required high level of maturity, honesty and secrecy because this Involves moving or Siphoning some money from my office, on trust to your hands or bank account. Also note that i will do everything to make sure that the money is moved as a purely legitimate fund, so you will not be exposed to any risk. I request for your full co-operation. I will give you details and procedure when i get your reply, To commence this transaction, I require you to immediately indicate your interest by a return reply

Best Regard,
Alhaji Abdullahi Bukar

Alas, there really is no siphoned money and “Alhaji” is just a scammer trying to get your money. Here at The Scam Hunter we document scam messages like these to help people around the world avoid online frauds and scams. Share our scam alerts with your friends today.