member pays a heartfelt visit to his parents’ grave following the completion of his service year.
In the trending footage, the young corps member is captured saluting his late parents, who were laid to rest side-by-side, mimicking the way corps members salute higher-ranking officers during their orientation camp.
During this touching moment, a woman, likely a relative or his sister, can be seen shedding tears while expressing gratitude for the successful completion of his education and service year.
The caption reads, “What’s more painful than a parent not being alive to witness the academic success of their children”
The tear-jerking video has sparked a flurry of reactions on social media, with many moved to tears by the emotional gesture.
Read some comments ,
@ejehiokin wrote, “I couldn’t hold back my tears. This is too emotional 😢 😭”
@rosemartins1605 wrote, “See me crying in the saloon like I just lost mine, 😭😭this is just too emotional .”
@suwakweh wrote, “So moving! They did not live to see such a great day. Congrats, son. You have made all of us proud. Best wishes as you wow the world! 😭😭😭😭”
@tochukwu_jeff wrote, “It is well, stay strong bro. There’s more to achieve. I felt the same few years ago, how I wished my old man was alive to see his lil boy now a man. The first person/man that ever saw my potentials. Glad that I didn’t fail you dad. Son of a lion is also a lion. Rest on Chief Nnabuenyi 1.”