A pilot who rescued a seven months pregnant woman in Marsabit on Sunday has been praised by Kenyans online.
Captain Stephanus Kruger is said to have flown Devolution CS Eugene Wamalwa and other officials to a floods assessment mission in Northeastern before airlifting the woman to a hospital in Moyale where she is recovering.
Villagers made a distress call after the unidentified woman was hit by a stray bullet in Eborr village.
Kenyans were impressed by the officer who’s actions they thought were ‘admirable.’
We need more of such heros. Well done
— Suzzie Mwangi (@suzjacyc2c) May 6, 2018
Great hero God bless you abundant
— The Mursik Kenya (TMK) (@Mursik_Kenya254) May 6, 2018
Reminded me of "Tears of the Sun" when the American Captain told the pilot 'turn around' to go for the remaining war victims. Utmost respect pilot for your emotional intelligence & golden heart.
— Ramadhan Sigomba (@RamadhanOmar17) May 6, 2018
Now that's humanity
— Ustadh Hashi (The Old Monk) (@HashiUstadh) May 6, 2018
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