Ikenna Nweke, a Nigerian in Japan returned a lost wallet that contained a huge sum of money and a credit card. The honest Nigerian was asked by a Japanese officer why he did not run away with the money but told him that he was raised by good parents and he is a Christian.
He was rate as one of the personalities of the week because when the kind-hearted man bought a carton of noodles and realised that money was in the carton, he returned the noodle box, which containedNn1.8million quickly to where he bought it from.
Abike Dabiri-Erewa head of the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) praised the good virtue of the 38-year old Nigerian immigrant in Japan.
The NIDCOM boss, in a statement on Sunday, June 28, said Ikenna’s character is the true representation of Nigerians all over the world.
She added that the good deeds of Nigerians are far more than the few negative ones tainting the image of the country
The Chairman/CEO, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, NIDCOM, Hon Abike Dabiri-Erewa commends Mr. Ikenna Nweke a Nigerian Living and Studying in Japan for returning a lost wallet containing huge sums of money as well as a credit card.
Ikenna is a teaching assistant, Ph.D. student at the University of Tsukuba, Japan
He found the wallet as he was ascending the staircase on the way to get things for his wife at Tsukuba centre.
Ikenna is an indigene of Amauzari in Isiala Mbano local government in Imo state who relocated to Japan in 2013 with the help of a Japanese government-sponsored scholarship programme.