A man who risked his life and rescued children burning in a shack!
On Daily sun it has been reported that Zikhaya Sithole who is 38 years of age risked his life and rescued children that were trapped in a burning shack. He is from Orange Farm
He has earned himself a tittle of being a hero by risking his life to save two little kids in a burning shack, but unfortunately he could not save both of them, he was only able to save one of them.
He reported on Daily Sun that he was on his way from a local tuck-shop when he heard children and a mother crying for help. He quickly went inside the shack and he was only able to save only one child and could not save the other child whose life was claimed by the deadly flames.
“When I got inside the shack, I heard the children crying. I grabbed the child who was on the bed and ran out, but when I wanted to go back for the other one, the flames were too strong,” said Zikhaya on Daily Sun article.
Zikhaya did not just save the child but he experienced severe burns that resulted in permanent scars and many South Africans compliment him for his bravery on social media.