- Malian migrant who saved a 4-year-old becomes a French citizen
- The migrant had saved a 4-year-old from falling off a building in Paris
- He was referred to as Spider-Man because of the way he swiftly climbed up the balcony to save the child
Remember Mamoudou Gassama? The Malian migrant in France, who had saved a 4-year-old baby from falling off the balcony of a building in Paris. The young man has been granted citizenship in France.
At the time, Gassama had instinctively scaled up four floors with his bare hands to save a 4-year-old who was left unsupervised.
NAIJ.com had reported earlier, that Gassama who had entered France illegally, had been honoured for his bravery by President Emmanuel Macron of France. The president had promised to give him citizenship and offered him a job at the fire brigade.
President Macron has surely delivered on his promise by making Gassama a French citizen. Now, the man who was given the name Spider Man for his swift climbing skill during his attempt to save the child.
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Gassama's bravery reminded people of famous comic fictional hero Spider Man. The comic hero has the ability to climb up walls and leap off buildings with his bare hands.
The 22-year-old hero had signed a contract for an internship with the Paris fire service and he was given a medal by the city after he met the French president at the Elysee Palace on Monday, May 28.
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