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A Secondary school student identified as Philemon Igbokwe was honored with a whopping sum of N340,000 for returning a lost phone he found in the restroom at a wedding ceremony to its owner in Port Harcourt, Rivers state.

A lawyer named Emma Okah, who shared the story on his Facebook on Sunday, April 11, said the Secondary school student saw the mobile phone a wedding guest had left in the bathroom of an event center.

Mr. Okah gave the boy a cash reward of N50,000 while two other guests presented him with $500 and N50,000 respectively. In total, the honest student went home with N340,000.

Read his post below:

The boy with me in this photograph is Master Philemon Igbokwe. He is a student of Federal Government College, Rumuokoro, PH, Rivers State. He has no phone, even the cheapest.

Yesterday, I chaired the wedding event of Mr. Victor Emma Woke from Elele Town and his wife Joy from Eleme at Exquisite Event Centre, (Eliozu), G.U. Ake Road, PH.

Philemon demonstrated a rare feat of honesty by picking and returning a new android phone forgotten by its owner in the restroom. The MC announced this at the event and people were excited to see such a show of honesty from a young boy in a country riddled with vices.

I announced a cash reward of N50,000. while Hon Josiah Olu did N50,000 and Co-Chairman Dr. John Bosco – $500. By this, Philemon Igbokwe will go home with N340,000 for returning a phone which if sold as a stolen item, would not make N40,000.

I am proud to Congratulate Philemon and his parents for the example he has shown that there are still young ones with integrity in our country. I pray God to uphold Philemon and his family in greatness, honor, and success in life.

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