Keke driver returns 3Million to passengeranyevalentine | 04.03.2021 | 0 | World
A lad has been celebrated in Ethiopia for returning a whooping sum of money to a sick woman. Keke driver returns 3Million to passenger
The young driver has been celebrated for his honesty after returning KSh 815k (N2,827,437.35-3million FRS) to a sick woman who misplaced it in his tricycle.
Guled Ibrahim had dropped off a mother and son at a hospital in Jigjija, Ethiopia, where they had gone to seek medical attention. According to Mustafa Omer, deputy chief of the Somali Regional State in Ethiopia – who shared the story on Facebook, the mother realized later she has dropped off the mother in the tricycle. See photo below
From left: The woman who lost her cash, Mustafa, and Guled during their meetup Photo: Mustafa Omer/ Deputy chief’s office. Source: UGC Having sold her livestock to raise the money for her and the son’s medical bills, the devastated woman cried out for hours but later left the hospital. Guled realized later that the woman he dropped off forgot her money in the TukTuk and rushed to the hospital in search of the sick mother.
The deputy chief said such an uplifting story showing humanity and decency should be celebrated and rewarded amidst all the negative news.
According to Ethiopians Today, Mustafa invited the two to his office and thanked Guled and his family, adding his actions were a testament to the good name of the region. The young driver, who reportedly dropped out of university to support his family, said his actions were a result of his good family upbringing. The government vowed to support Guled to complete his education and hopefully, he will be employed.