A Police Officer, Sgt Kabiru Isah attached to Kano Command’s Motor Traffic Division (MTD) has been compensated with the sum of 100,000 naira after returning N1,294,200 found at a scene of an accident that occurred along Zaira road in Kano.
According to sources, the Policeman discovered the large sum of money while conducting scene analysis, minutes after the fatal accident.
In a statement signed and issued by the Police Public Relations Officer of Kano State, SP Abdullahi Haruna, CRIMECHANNELS learnt that the Command commanded Isah for returning the money. He also called on other Police officers to emulate the character displayed by the honest cop.
In his statement, he disclosed that the deceased was knocked down by a Trailer along Zaria Road Kano while on his motorcycle.
For the display of honesty and integrity by the cop, the Managing Director, Kano Road Traffic Agency (KAROTA) Baffa Babba Dan Agundi rewarded the officer with the sum of N100,000 naira.
Meanwhile, the statement says that the Commissioner of Police in Kano State Command, CP Sama’ila Shu’aibu Dikko returned the large sum of money to one of the victim’s relatives.
CP Sama’lia thanked Isah for returning the money and called on members of the general public to emulate the good behavior displayed by him.