This is a standard type of business scam message, sent this week to probably tens of thousands of random people around the world. “Joiakim Hashum” claims to have a deal for you, but doesn’t say what it is. Have you ever heard of this person who is emailing you out of the blue? Of course not, because “Joiakim Hashum” isn’t a real person — he’s just a scammer trying to pick your pocket.
From: “Mr Joiakim Hashum”firstname.lastname@example.org
Subject: CAN YOU PARTNER WITH ME ON THIS BUSINESS ?
Date: Wed, 16 Sep 2015
Good day to you, kindly spare a minute of your time to acknowledge this proposal. I need your collaboration to stand as a strategic partner regarding a substantial amount of fund for investment purposes or otherwise.
There are no illegal act on this transaction, all you have to do is follow my instructions accordingly and we will have a successful fund transfer to your nominated bank account.
If you are interested in partnering with me, your acknowledgment will prompt me for more details.
Mr Joiakim Hashum
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