Abdulkadir Shehu, a journalist with Progress FM in Gombe has returned the $3,000 he discovered alongside the highway to the proprietor.
Shehu instructed the Information Company of Nigeria (NAN) that he had lower than N2,000 on him on the time.
The pressman stated when he discovered the cash, he received a name from Kano that his son was sick and wanted to be examined for kidney and liver illnesses.
“They couldn’t go forward as a result of there was no cash. My son continues to be beneath medical supervision”, he stated.
Shehu confused that poverty shouldn’t be an excuse to be dishonest, including that Allah would choose him if he spent the cash.
“In Islam, the Messenger of Allah instructed us that whoever finds a lacking factor within the metropolis, should search its proprietor for a 12 months.’’
Shehu recalled he was going to the workplace final Wednesday round 7am, when he noticed an envelope on the highway.
The journalist knowledgeable colleagues however didn’t disclose the quantity and foreign money.
He later introduced on the radio that whoever misplaced cash alongside the realm ought to name a cell quantity.
“The proprietor referred to as, cried profusely, described the placement he misplaced the cash, what the cash was wrapped in, the entire quantity, and different particulars”
Shehu added that after the announcement, about 50 individuals referred to as to say possession of the cash however none gave the precise determine.
Nigerian journalist returns misplaced $3,000 to proprietor