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Mrs Buhari Honours Airport Cleaner Who Returned Lost Bag

Mrs Aisha Buhari, Wife of the President has presented an award of excellence to a janitor with Lakewood Development Company, Miss Mary Ishaya, who returned a lost bag she picked up in the male toilet of Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja.

Mrs Buhari, who presented the award at a brief reception in the State House, Abuja, urged fellow Nigerians to “emulate the uncommon honesty and incorruptible disposition exhibited by Miss Ishaya.”

Recall that Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) had on September 11, 2018 on its official tweeter handle @FAAN_Official tweeted: “we celebrate Miss Mary Ishaya who works for Lakewood Company, the cleaning contractor responsible for cleaning Abuja Airport.

“She found the following valuable items in the toilet: 2,000 dollars, 140 Canadian dollars, eight pieces of coins, N21, 850, two international passports, four ATM cards, four bus cards and baggage claim tags.

Mrs. Aisha Buhari Honours Imade Ashaya
Mrs. Aisha Buhari Honours Imade Ashaya

“The owner, an employee of Nigerian Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC), Imade Uhunwagho, has since collected his valuables.”

It can also be recalled that the cleaning firm in appreciation, had promoted Miss Ishaya from being a janitor to a supervisor.

Ishaya expressed gratitude to the wife of the President for recognising her deed, adding that the award would inspire her to do more.

The Vice Chairman of the Company, Mr Jonathan Irafor, thanked Mrs Buhari for finding Ishaya worthy of the award.

In his words, “the honour is not just on Ishaya alone but the entire company because that is what it preaches to its workers”.

Irafor said that the company would not cease to do its best to uphold honesty, transparency and integrity in line with the change agenda of the present administration.

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