A Nigerian man named Timothy has been publicly celebrated after returning N10.8 million that was mistakenly transferred to his account.
The contractor who made the erroneous transfer praised Timothy for his honesty, stating that he had reported the mistake and sought to return the money.
He had initially intended the money for a project but later realised it had been sent to the wrong account.
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Kate Henshaw celebrated him
In a heartwarming video shared on Twitter by Nigerian actress Kate Henshaw, the grateful contractor commended Timothy’s honesty and encouraged others to patronise his business as he is a good man.
The video also showed people on the scene congratulating and thanking Timothy, with some offering him a handshake.
Timothy’s actions have set an excellent example of honesty and integrity that others can learn from.
People at the scene also hailed Timothy, with some offering him a handshake. Henshaw prayed for Timothy’s continued favour, long life, and peace.
Reactions: I go first use like 1.2M chop suya first
The act of the man stirred mixed reactions, while some Nigerians praise him, others said he made a mistake. See reactions below:
Omogbolahan❤️?: I go first use like 1.2M chop suya first
TessyOkereke: God bless you Mr Timothy . Not everyone will do this oo. I transferred 100K twice to my furniture guy & he confirmed receiving it but he hasn’t refunded d 100K back to me. How do I want to start chasing this guy?
VitalNigeria: “I go first use 800k for Uber than stop at any good restaurant chop like 2m , I believe the Oga house go far small , I need to lodge with 5m and use 3m for security, I go tell the Oga my story, I believe eh go touch am! Him fit tell me make I wire my aza make him run another one ,What a smart leave.”
Dike69029908: Thank God that some people are still very honest even in the face of the enormous challenges Nigerians are currently facing. However, I suggest that the honest man be handsomely rewarded as this will help in encouraging others to do likewise. We must have a good reward system
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Nigerian man secretly pays hospital bills for strangers
A Nigerian man who pays the hospital bills for poor people in secret was brought to the limelight.
In a chat with @nasdaily on TikTok, the good samaritan identified as Zeal walks into several hospitals and helps Nigerians who can’t afford their hospital bills by paying without revealing himself.
Zeal, who is just a regular guy, started by walking into a random hospital, where he met a nurse and paid for a patient’s hospital fees since then, he has paid more than 100 hospital bills and is still doing so.