In an extraordinary display of honesty, an employee of Eko Hotel and Suites in Lagos, Kekwaaru Ngozi Mary, has returned a sizable sum of $70,000 forgotten by a patron. The incident unfolded when the guest, who has opted to stay unidentified, accidentally left behind a bag containing the significant amount in a suite of the hotel.
Upon discovering the misplaced bag, Mary promptly brought it to the attention of her superiors at the hotel. The swift and transparent response by the hotel’s management led to the initiation of the process to return the cash to its rightful owner.
Adhering to the hotel’s principles of openness and integrity, the management quickly got in touch with the guest and ensured the full amount was returned, a move that brought immense relief and appreciation from the guest.
Danny Kioupouroglou, the General Manager of Eko Hotel and Suites, spoke highly of the incident, expressing, “This occurrence is a direct reflection of the integrity and honesty of our staff members. We, at Eko Hotel and Suites, hold our commitment to ethical conduct and outstanding customer service in high esteem. Our staff is our biggest strength, and this instance truly affirms our sentiments.”
The guest showed profound gratitude towards the hotel staff and management, applauding their quick and honest action.
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