Recently, news broke about a heart breaking story of a boy who lost one leg and arm to road accident.
Kind spirited and humane Nigerians at home and abroad were enjoined to come to the rescue of the boy who came from a humble background.
Just almost immediately,some young and kind hearted people under the umbrella of Enugu State Cultural and Development Union resident in Hamburg, Germany have come to his rescue at least to demonstrate a humanitarian gesture.
The group led by Mr Jude Chidi Ozokoli as Chairnan, has wired a handsome sum of N500,000(Five hundred thousand Naira)to the boy.
A sum they branded a “token and widows mite” they said,would help in treatment of the victim.
In a remark through a phone call,the chairman of the group,Mr Jude Chidi Ozokoli,called on other well spirited Nigerians to contribute towards treatment of the victim as well as to assist him acquire artificial limbs to be able to walk and be useful to himself and the society.
The Diaspora group sent a two man delegation to deliver the cheque.
The victim has confirmed receiving alert for the money and thanked the donors for their kind gesture.He and members of his family prayed that God may replenish the pockets of the donors.
By Ononye VC