Popular Tweet Relays Story of Janitor Hired at Age 82
The owner of a Singapore-based cleaning company who tweeted about hiring an 82-year-old woman has received more than 5,000 retweets and 3,000 likes.
In her tweet, owner Nana Azmi related how she gave the woman a job after she came to the cleaning company office seeking work, The Sun Daily reports. Although Azmi has been praised for helping an elderly woman support herself, some people replied that the woman is too old to work as a cleaner. Azmi defended her decision and praised her new employee’s work ethic. In exchange for employment, the cleaning company provides the woman with a steady income and free meals and transportation.