- A young Nigerian boy has become a hero after rescuing his brother
- The 9-year-old had put his life at risk by entering the well his brother fell into
- He brought his brother out of the well on his back
NAIJ.com has come across the story of a little Nigerian hero who put his life at risk to save that of his brother. The little boy identified as Francis Akachukwu Eze showed courage after he entered a well to save his brother.
The 9-year-old boy became the talk of the town for showing a great length of heroism and bravery. Eze had entered a deep well to rescue his 3-year-old brother who fell in.
It was gathered that Eze who had feared for his little brother’s life had refused to wait for a rescue team to come and save him. He entered the well and brought his brother out on his back.
In an interview, Eze stated that a neigbour had told him to wait for people to rescue his brother but he refused to listen. He said his brother fell asleep after he was rescued.
The 9-year-old hero also stated that his parents took his brother to the hospital for checkup after they arrived at home.
A video of the family giving thanks in church after the incident was also shared on Facebook. The video was shared by Facebook user Femi Victor Orilua.
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Watch interview and thanksgiving video below:
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