On Tuesday, May 2, NAIJ.com reported that Nollywood actress Tonto Dikeh saved the life of a man who was thrown out of a speeding Tricycle better known as Keke-Napep.
The actress who in her post promised to share the photos of the man and his name has fulfilled her promise. She narrated the story of how the man ended up on the road, also took him out for dinner and got him some new clothes.
Read the post she shared on her Instagram page below:
"This is our John Doe his name is Richard Okpelibie,he is from Anambara state. 23 of age..
His story in his own words:
"I was going to look for a Senior friend who promised to assist me with the purchase of my Jamb form,On getting there he was out of Town.I decided to go back home(which Is dutse Alhaji),I Boarded a kekenapep with 1female in front and 3males including myself and the driver.Around Gudu district Abuja the men started hustling me,torn my clothes to search for money.Took my little broken down phone.Punched me and They sprayed something in my face and kicked me out of the moving keke.I Cldnt breathe as a result of my history with asthma as the spray ignited a seizure,having no inhaler cos am poor I collapsed.
Mr Richard who has been discharged from the hospital with all bills paid and medications(inhalers etc),He has no complications.No fractures,Etc.
We took mr Richard to a good restaurant for a great dinner and bought him afew new clothes.He was given Pocket money and put in a secured Uber ride home.This story is to motivate you that even if we live in a horrible world there is stil a little bit of good out there.Dont let the harshness of the world take AWAY your humanity..Do wait for the government to create change,Its all put our hands on deck and be the CHANGE WE DESIRE..I SERVE A LIVING GOD "
Recently, Tonto under the umbrella of her foundation, TDF paid a courtesy visit to the women at an Internal displaced Persons camp in Gongola Abuja. Her team listened to their plights, gave them free clothing and female hygiene products, fed and entertained them.
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