A lecturer at Machakos University has melted many hearts as she went above and beyond her call of duty by volunteering to carry a student’s baby during an examination.
The heartwarming incident, captured on camera and shared on social media, has since garnered widespread acclaim for the compassionate lecturer.
The remarkable story came to light when philanthropist Dennis Mbugua took to Facebook to share the inspiring moment.
The post featured a photo of the compassionate lecturer, identified as Ruth Mburu, carrying the sleeping baby on her back while actively invigilating an examination.
Mbugua commended her extraordinary effort, emphasizing that Ruth Mburu had gone the “extra mile.”
“The lecturer picked up the innocent baby and continued invigilating the exam. This is extra mile…blessings beyond blessings, big up madam,” Mbugua wrote on Facebook.
Ruth Mburu, whose dedication to her students and commitment to their education has long been admired, has shown an exceptional level of compassion.
Her willingness to assist a student in need, even during the rigorous examination process, has been widely praised by members of the online community.
Duncun Mbuya, a content, shared his admiration for Ruth Mburu, recounting his prior encounters with her.
He was quick to emphasize her passion for education and family, which he believes is at the core of her character.
Mbuya disclosed that Ruth Mburu consistently carries answer sheets with her to ensure that she can promptly mark and deliver results, demonstrating her unwavering commitment to her students’ success.
“This Ruth Mburu, a lecturer at Machakos University. When I met her several years ago, I could tell she was passionate about education and family.”
“She carries answer sheets whenever she goes, just to ensure she marks and delivers results on time.So she wasn’t pretending? May this child grow to be humble as Ruth. May her mother find favour after completing her studies. It is not easy to study when nursing a baby but she’s dedicate,” Mbuya lauded the compassionate lecturer.
Joyce Maina said; “This is so good a heart of a mother.”
Rasta Gal Li said_; “Wow congratulations thanks mama.”
Jacob Makenzi; “From the look I think the lecturer is called madam Mburu…. though I stand to be corrected if am wrong.”
Mc Culture said; “And the father of the child is somewhere relaxing with another university student girl.”
Dorothy Osoro said; “Be blessed madam for the caring heart.” Beatrice Katunge: “Humanity at high level, bravo mamaa”