Yaqoob Yusuf Ahmed, a millionaire from Bahrain, has pledged to help build a house for a young boy who used to do his assignments under a street light.
Victor Martin Angulo captured netizens' attention after he was caught on camera working on his assignment at the corner of a street owing to lack of electricity in his house.
According to Tubarco, the boy who lives in Peru will now live in a two storey house and school in a well equipped learning facility.
Yaqoob, the philanthropist, promised to fund the refurbishment of the pupil's home and repair the school he learns in.
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The tycoon who said he also had a rough childhood has already restored electricity to the 12-year-old boy's house.
Completely overwhelmed, the young boy continuously thanked the kind millionaire for giving him a chance to learn in a proper school.
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"Thank you for the help you are offering, thank you very much because you are helping us to build our school," Victor said.
The boy's mother was also grateful to the tycoon for travelling all the way to Peru just to visit them and help repair their family home.
"I thank the people who want to do this to me (build my house) I thank them very much that they have had that kindness and they have given time to come to my humble home, because anyone does not do it," she said.
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Meanwhile, Legit.ng had reported another story of a billionaire who came to the rescue of a graduates in Atlanta, United States.
The billionaire had offered to pay off $40 million debt for graduating students at Morehouse College.
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