Nigerian Airforce Official Gets Promoted for Returning Lost Cash

Bashir Umar, a member of the Nigerian Air Force, has been promoted for his integrity in returning lost U.S.$41,000 to the owner after he found it while out on patrol in Kano. Umar was promoted from aircraftman to the rank of corporal, a promotion that should have taken him 10 years to achieve.

Aircraftman Bashir Umar

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