A little girl identified as Rasheed Fathia Dele has gone viral on social media after she was seen studying at night in front of an Automated Teller Machine (ATM) gallery. The little could be seen in the photo using the gallery light to study.
The photo of the girl was shared on the popular micro-blogging platform, Twitter, by a user identified as Bada Maruf Matthew.
Matthew said he spotted the little girl identified simply as Dele at the ATM gallery of a bank along Yaba Road in Ondo state. The man stated that he respects her determination to make it in life.
I saw this little Dele at FCMB Bank along Yaba Road in Ondo City. She is using the ATM Gallery light to do her homework. My respect goes to her determination to make it in life. Let it go viral. #Deledetermination. pic.twitter.com/5h96mrUeb6
— Bada Maruf Matthew (@Marmatbada) February 5, 2020
He also noted that he wants the post to go viral, and he got his wish. After the post went viral, it was spotted by the bank.
The Nigerian bank reacted, stating that Dele’s determination to study is inspiring. The bank also announced that it would offer support to Dele in any way if she is found.
We are inspired by Dele's determination to study. It's great our ATM Gallery could light her books for the evening, but we would love to do more to support. Can you please help us find Dele? Please RT until it gets to someone who knows her.#DeleDetermination #FCMB #MyBankAndI https://t.co/eBoYa9nVxN
— FCMB (@MyFCMB) February 9, 2020
Matthew later revealed that an account has been opened for the girl by the bank. He shared the name of account and number on the platform, thanking everyone who helped to find her and share her story.
It is a pleasure that an account has been opened in respect of little Dele. Herein is the account details;
*Account Name*:Rasheed Fathia Dele
*Bank Name*: FCMB, Yaba Branch
*Account No*:6657984017. Thank you all pic.twitter.com/3dbE75lCht
— Bada Maruf Matthew (@Marmatbada) February 10, 2020