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Kenyan boy Kelvin Muriuki goes to school in helicopter

Kelvin's annual school fee is $530 (£430)
A poor 14-year-antiquated boy in Kenya has been flown to moot in a helicopter after express force veterans offered to find the allocation for his supplementary education.

Kelvin Muriuki was pinnacle of his class in 2016, but poverty upset him to go and facilitate in a quarry, his associates said.

The Kenya Air Force Veteran Officers Association plus stepped in to pay his scholastic fees and to manage to pay for him a helicopter ride to his adjunct educational.

Kelvin's dreams are now minister to almost track - he says he wants to become a pilot.

Many children regularly slip out of studious in Kenya because of poverty.

The membership said it would pay Kelvin's annual speculative impinge on on of $530 (430) until he completes his subsidiary education in 2020.

He arrived at his add-on university in the central Kenyan town of Karicheni after a helicopter ride of just just about 20 minutes from his previous arts school, reports the BBC's Abdinoor Aden from the capital,Nairobi.



Credit; BBC

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