In a heartwarming display of honesty, Kekwaaru Ngozi Mary, a dedicated female staff member at Eko Hotel and Suites in Lagos, captured the attention and admiration of many when she returned a misplaced bag containing a staggering $70,000 to its rightful owner. The incident, which occurred on July 21, 2023, highlighted the integrity and values of Kekwaaru Ngozi Mary, earning her praise from all corners of Nigeria.
The anonymous guest inadvertently left the substantial sum behind in one of the hotel’s suites. But thanks to the unwavering honesty of Kekwaaru Ngozi Mary, the bag was promptly reported to the hotel management. The guest was soon contacted and the entire amount was returned, leaving them immensely relieved and grateful.
The admirable act of Kekwaaru Ngozi Mary quickly caught the attention of music sensation David Adeleke, popularly known as Davido. Impressed by the display of integrity, Davido decided to honor her in a grand way. Taking to his Twitter handle on Sunday, July 23, 2023, Davido announced his decision to gift the remarkable lady a generous sum of $10,000.
Davido’s tweet read, “Find her for me… I donate $10k.” His philanthropic gesture not only showcased his appreciation for the virtuous deed but also encouraged others to recognize and reward acts of honesty and integrity.
As news of Davido’s intention to reward Kekwaaru Ngozi Mary spread, Nigerians united in admiration and celebration of both the musician’s benevolence and the hotel staff’s principled actions. Kekwaaru Ngozi Mary became a shining example of the virtues of honesty at a time when such acts are rare and precious.
The heartwarming incident serves as a reminder that integrity and morality continue to resonate deeply within society. It also highlights the significant impact one honest action can have, inspiring others to follow suit. Davido’s generous gesture stands as a testament to the power of recognition and reward for those who choose to do what is right, even in the face of temptation.