A taxi driver has received applause from Ghanaians after he returned GHc8,400 to the owner, a trader at Mallam Atta Market.
According to Ghanaontheglobe.com report, earlier this morning a viral video of an elderly woman who is a fish trader at the Mallam Atta Market in Accra and her family members were captured applauding a taxi driver for returning an amount of Ghc8,400 left in his car.
After the video went viral, popular Ghanaian journalist Manasseh Azure Awuni took to his Facebook wall to request that people help him to find something to reward the taxi driver for that great show of honesty.
After the award-winning journalist took to his Facebook wall, the Vice President of Ghana Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia decided to support the driver for the gesture.
The driver who has been identified as Kwesi Ackon has been gifted an amount of GH¢20,000 by the vice president.
According to Ghanaontheglobe.com report, Asempa FM has been able to raise Ghc12,000 additionally for the taxi driver.
Many well wishers and politicians have donated thousands to support the honest taxi driver.