Dr. Bawumia gives Gh¢20,000 to taxi driver who returned missing Gh¢8,400

Ghana’s Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has donated an amount of GH¢20,000 to young Taxi Driver for his act of honesty.

The Taxi Driver identified as Kwesi Ackon went viral in the early hours of Wednesday, May 11 after a video of him returning a sum of GH¢8,400 to a fish seller who left it in his car.

In the viral video, the woman and her entire family wept hardly after the driver showed up at her house and returned the money she had forgotten in his car.

The video captured them hugging the honest driver and expressing surprise that he returned the money.

After the video went viral, a lot of Ghanaians reacted including Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia.

Dr. Bawumia after chancing upon the video donated GH¢20,000 to reward Mr.Ackon for his honesty and exemplary show of integrity.

The money was presented to him by award-winning investigative journalist, Manasseh Azure Awuni.

Watch the video below;