- A Nigerian man has thanked Nigerians for coming to his aid when he asked for help
- The man identified as Biggy Nony received a donation of N940,000
- Nony earlier asked Nigerians to help him with N170,000 but he received more than what he requested for
A Nigerian man identified as Biggy Nony has thanked Nigerians for coming to his aid on social media. The man had earlier taken to the popular micro-blogging platform, Twitter, to ask for help.
In his first tweet, the man had asked Nigerians to help him with his hospital bills, which was N170,000. He said his wife and newborn were held in the hospital after she gave birth through the caesarean section because they could not pay their bills.
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The man revealed that he is a keke napep driver and he could not afford the bill. Nigerians immediately came to his rescue and began to donate to his account.
As the tweet continued to reach many Nigerians, Nony began to receive more and more help to the point that the amount exceeded his request and almost got to a million naira.
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A Nigerian man identified as UrchillaDean took to the platform to praise Nigerians for coming to their help. He stated that Nigerians came together from different tribes to help the man.
Meanwhile, Legit.ng had earlier reported that a Nigerian woman identified as Josephine Ugwu, who is a cleaner at the airport, was rewarded by several well-meaning individuals for returning misplaced millions of naira to their owners on four different occasions. Josephine got about N1.4 million from well-meaning people.
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