A tricycle rider, Ali Bulama from Jumbam village, Tarmuwa LGA of Yobe State has been rewarded with N100,000 for his foresight and fear of Allah in returning to the owner the sum of N9,000,000 (nine million naira).
Aji Jumbam, 35, said the owner of the money, a resident of Maiduguri boarded his tricycle in Jumbam at about 9:30pm on November 17.
“It was around 11:30 or so after I had dropped him and went back home that I saw a sack containing some items left in my tricycle.
“When I discovered that the sack contained some money, I quickly went out to search for the owner. By then, the news of the missing N9 million had already circulated in the village.