A Nigerian cab driver based in Dubai has been honoured for returning the sum of 100,000 Dirhams (about N12 million) that was forgotten in his car by a passenger,  the Nigerian driver was identified as Abraham Airaodion.

Airaodion, who works with Sharjah Taxi Cooperation, had discovered the money after dropping off a passenger recently. However, he had displayed a high sense of honesty by returning the money to the transport organization in Dubai.

His action had earned him widespread praise and commendation.

The Nigerian cab driver was honoured by the Sharjah Taxi Cooperation with a certificate of appreciation. In addition, he had come in for special praise from the Nigerians in Diaspora Organization based in UAE; as well as his church, the Omega Fire Ministry (Dubai-UAE).