Amidst the stereotyping of Nigerians as fraudsters; the United States Navy has commended a Nigerian man identified as Lieutenant Victor Agunbiade for managing; it’s largest overseas cash disbursement office well.
Lieutenant Agunbiade was awarded the Navy and Marine Corps Development Medal; for his exemplary accountability.
The US Navy said while serving as disbursing officer, comptroller department; Camp Lemonnier Djibouti from October 2019 to July 2020; Lieutenant Agunbiade managed $45 million in cash transaction well.
According to the US Navy, the money accounted for approximately 70% of its overseas disbursing volume.
The institution added that the Nigerian man also maintained 100% accountability of $23 million among six rigorous inspections and independent audits with zero discrepancies.