- A homeless man named Michael was overwhelmed with emotions following the kindness a passer-by showed him
- Michael who is in a wheelchair took to begging on the streets as he couldn't foot his house rent of N80k
- One certain day, a stranger approached him seeking help and Michael's response got him triple his rent
A homeless beggar in a wheelchair's kindness to a stranger has earned him triple his house rent in a flash.
The physically challenged man identified as Michael became homeless after being unable to pay his rent of $195 (N80k) and resorted to seeking alms on roadsides from passers-by.
And Michael struck gold one day.
A stranger comes to Michael's aid
Content creator Zachery Dereniowski had accosted the beggar and begged for money to hop on a bus without minding Michael's pitiable state.
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Without hesitation, Michael passed the test set for him by Zachery as he emotionally offered him some money.
Zachery immediately told Michael to keep his money and then offered him $500 (N207k) after learning that he was homeless.
The kindhearted man captured the heartwarming moment in a video he shared on his verified Instagram page.
Michael could be seen shedding tears as he received the money.
Watch the video below:
Social media reactions
"His heart is richer than most rich."
"The fact that he had nothing but was still ready to help other is so so beautiful. God please bless this man and let him enjoy his life in peace. Not pointing out anyone but maaan people who have more aren't ready to give others many times and i don't understand why . And people who know the pain or have ntg are ready all the time . God please bless this man. He needs you."
"You succeed to make me cry all the time with your videos but those are happy tears. Humanity stills exist through you. I may not be able to donate but I keep you in my prayers."
"Whew. This one knocked the wind out of me. So glad you were there to help that sweet man. It hurt me to see him cry."
Homeless man stunned with N71k cash gift
Meanwhile, Legit.ng previously reported that a homeless man got emotional as a stranger gifted him N71k.
In a video shared on Instagram by the kind philanthropist, the poor man identified himself as Ntsike from Lesotho and the generous man didn’t waste time giving him money.
As the man was sleeping under the tree, he was lucky enough to get disturbed by a philanthropist named Phakathi, who also gave him fruit, bread and drink.
The old man continued to say he was heading to Durban to look for a job and a better life but he was fortunate to be blessed with N71k.