- A Nigerian woman has inspired social media users with the kind gesture she extended towards a woman who sells roasted plantain
- Oyinkansola Alabi took to her Twitter page to disclose that she saw the woman roasting plantain under the rain and was touched to help her
- According to the kindhearted woman, a friend of hers reached out to her to donate N250k
- The roasted plantain seller used the money to complete her house and moved her business there
A Nigerian woman identified as Oyinkansola Alabi has got people talking on social media for helping a woman who sells roasted plantain to complete her house.
According to Oyinkansola, she drove by the woman who was under the rain roasting the plantain, and she parked and asked her why she wasn't under a shade.
The woman responded that the plantain would get burnt if she was under the shade. Oyinkansola then gave her some cash and drove off.
"While at church. I had tears in my eyes. I couldn't imagine my mum roasting plantain in the rain. I kept pondering about it till I posted it on Facebook. A friend from the US reached out to donate to her. 48 hours after I drove back to her to hand her about 250k."
She said the woman burst into tears and said she had been praying that God should send her a helper.
According to Oyinkansola, the woman reached out to her staff a month later saying she was no longer under a shade, adding that she used the money to fix her uncompleted building and sells from there.
Tweeps were impressed with Oyinkansola's kind gesture and they flooded the comment section of her post with their thoughts.
"If only people will put their money into good use, helping d less privileged instead of wasting their funds on go fund me for BBN ex house mate, just saying oooo."
"I love this. We're the change people need to see everyday. Smile, show love to someone today in your own little corner cos change begins with ME!"
"You did well. All we need is empathy, we can all be the change we desire. This is wort sharing."
In similar news, Thando Thabethe has shared that she bought her mother, Bongi Thabethe, a house recently. The stunner took to Twitter on Sunday, 21 February and shared a video of the beautiful home.
The media personality gave her fans a brief tour of the property, which is situated in a gated, suburban area. It has a stunning backyard and a big swimming pool. The excited actress asked her followers to help her congratulate her mom. She captioned her post:
"Best thing I ever did!!! Bought my mom a whole entire house."
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