Physically Challenged Man Hailed Online for Enrolling Orphan in School

Physically Challenged Man Hailed Online for Enrolling Orphan in School

- A physically challenged man, Michael Showunmi, was recently commended on social media for putting a smile on a young girl's face

- Showunmi enrolled the girl, Ajibola Eniola, in a catering centre after asking her if she would like to acquire any skill

- Eniola is an orphan whose secondary school education is being sponsored by Showunmi's foundation

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A physically challenged Nigerian man identified as Michael Showunmi has been commended on social media for enrolling a schoolgirl in a catering school.

The young man said the schoolgirl named Ajibola Eniola is an orphan whose school fees his foundation has been paying since 2020.

So kind: Physically challenged Nigerian man hailed on social media for enrolling schoolgirl in catering school
Michael Showunmi is impacting people's lives with his foundation. Photo credit: @Cycogreat
Source: UGC

After being asked what skill she would like to learn, Eniola said she preferred catering and baking. Showunmi's foundation received help from Good Samaritans and Eniola was enrolled in a catering centre.

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Showunmi said:

"I took her to a catering center not too far from her school. The chief baker was elated to see a student coming to learn."

According to the young man, the chief baker at the catering centre gave them 46.1% discount because she is a widow that loves empowering children.

She has been enrolled for two years and will be finishing her secondary school education alongside her skill acquisition training.

In Showunmi's words:

"The next day, I went to check up on her. The chief baker told me Eniola resumed 7am and that she really likes her attitude towards learning."

Many hailed Michael's act of kindness.

@kaka_kakson commented:

"Wow this is great. May God continue to bless you and the entire crew."

@EastchampC added:

"Your story is an inspiration, Disability is always ability with good Mindset. Kudos"

Briefly News previously reported that Showunmi warmed hearts on social media after showing love to a physically challenged man he said he met in 2019.

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Showunmi shared some pictures on LinkedIn, in which he could be seen eating with the man on the street while people watched.

He wrote on LinkedIn:

"I saw him last year at a filling station so I decided to check up on him at this particular time knowing how things are. Seeing me from afar, he was so happy that most people focused on us."

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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