Man helps traveller with no money, food: "You're saving my life"

Man helps traveller with no money, food: "You're saving my life"

A kind Samaritan helped a young traveller who had no money, food or transport and a video of the gesture was shared on social media.

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On Thursday, BI Phakathi posted a video on social media which showed him helping a young man who was travelling without food or money.

The video shows the kind man asking the traveller where he was headed and a bit of his back story. He learned the young man, who identified himself as Ian, was going to Heidelberg after his previous employer failed to pay his salary for two months.

However, he had a tough time on his trip because he had no money for food or transport and people refused to stop and help him.

Staying true to himself, BI Phakathi gave him more than enough money to buy food and to get to where he is going.

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Social media users once again applauded BI Phakathi for doing good to others.

Carol Montgomery commented: "Thank you sir. God bless your beautiful heart. I am always humbled by this. You making south Africa beautiful."
Pam Labuschagne added: "Whatever you give God will give back tenfold. Blessings to you and your family, may your lives be enriched in love, peace and prosperity."
Lerato Ramadiro wrote: "Humanity... We are inspired my brother. Job well done! More blessings to you."

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Take a look at the video below:

It is not the first time BI Phakathi helped people in need. previously reported he bought groceries for a madala and the video had Mzansi emotional.

He stopped the madala outside a shopping centre where he gave him food. BI Phakathi then drove the elderly man to his house - a mud home situated in a "wild forest".

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