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Nigerian Solider explains why he returned missing cash

Bashir Umar this week got promoted from aircraftman to the rank of corporal, a promotion that should have taken him 10 years to achieve. His promotion was as a result of just one act, returning a missing parcel containing 37,000 euros ($41,500) in cash to its owner. The Nigerian air force officer got many people talking across Nigeria and around the world for his action. But he has explained why he did that after receiving his reward for his action. Umar told the media this week that he returned the…

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Nigeria: Soldier who returned missing cash gets promoted

A Nigerian air force officer who returned a missing parcel containing 37,000 euros ($41,500) in cash to its owner has received a two-rank promotion. Bashir Umar has been promoted from aircraftman to the rank of corporal, a promotion that should have taken him 10 years to achieve. As a member of the force’s Mobile Air Defence Team, he found a parcel containing lost money while on routine patrol with his colleagues. He was part of the team deployed to the Kano airport, northern Nigeria, for security duties. According to the air…

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African soldier fires gun into mouth to test bullet charm

A soldier from an African country has been captured in a video that has gone viral on social media firing a gun into his mouth. The yet to be identified African soldier was showing off the potency of his bullet char. In the video he can be seen firing different types of guns into his mouth without any injury. The soldier claims no gun on earth including AK 47 assault rifle can penetrate him. But during one of the firing session, a little blood could be seen coming from his…

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The Nigerian soldier who returned missing $41.5K to owner

A Nigerian air force officer is to be rewarded by the military leadership for returning a missing parcel containing 37,000 euros ($41,500) in cash to its owner. Bashir Umar, a member of the force’s Mobile Air Defence Team found the parcel containing the lost money while on routine patrol with his colleagues. He was part of the team deployed to the Kano airport, northern Nigeria, for security duties. According to the air force, instead of keeping it, Bashir Umar called the telephone number on the parcel. The phone number happens…

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