By Joseph Omotayo
– The emotional video of a young boy trying to beat the tide as he swam with plastic bottles has made news –
To make it past a border in Spain, the kid made fast strokes in the water as he relied on the bottles – Many who reacted to the video said at least the swimmer put some of the plastics causing environmental hazards to good use
A desperate migrant boy has employed the use of waste plastic bottles to keep himself afloat in the water as he tried to beat security. In a short video shared by Sky News on Instagram, the boy formed a ring of bottles around his waist as he swam fiercely. The boy wears a pleading face in the video.
Photo source: @skynews Source: Instagram When the camera caught his face, he had a pleading look as he stretched his hands. The same media gathers that he was trying to reach the Spanish enclave called Ceuta.
Within one hour that the video went live, it has gathered over 83,000 views and many comments on the platform. Watch the video below: