A police constable identified as Nura Mande, has been honored by Katsina police command for returning missing 800 dollars he found to its owner in the state.
Mande was presented with a letter of commendation and N30,000 by the Commissioner of Police, Idris Dabban.
The Command’s spokesperson, Gambo Isah disclosed that Mr Mande was on official duty at the state Pilgrims Welfare Board Hajj camp when he found the 800 dollars belonging to a female intending pilgrim, Hajiya Hadiza Usman.
“While discharging his duty at the Hajj camp, PC Mande found the 800 dollars on the ground and returned it to the board’s Director of Administration, Alhaji Sada Salisu-Rumah.
“PC Mande disclosed that it was his fear of God that made him to return the money to the board’s official so that it could be returned to the owner.
“Salisu-Rumah commended the police constable for his good behaviour and honesty.”
Isah revealed that the police commissioner was elated over the display of honesty by Mr Maude and called on other police personnel in the command to emulate him.