Josephine Ugwu, the airport cleaner who returned the sum of N12 million
to its rightful owner has been presented with her award Person of the Year 2015.
She was on December 31, 2015 selected among a shortlist of nominees
including former president Goodluck Jonathan, Sen. Bola Tinubu,
Attahiru Jega, Aisha Jummai Al-Hassan, Bishop David Oyedepo and others.
“Ugwu has through her singular act renewed our belief in the strength of
character of every Nigerian. She exemplifies our capacity to do right
in the face of daunting challenges, and her positive outlook to life is
an inspiration to others who may find themselves in similar
recognizing her and advised other Nigerians to choose the path of
honesty and accountability.