Touching video shows pedestrians applauding healthcare workers

Touching video shows pedestrians applauding healthcare workers

- A video has been shared online showing people praising healthcare workers on the street

- The footage was taken on the streets of New York

- Social media users found the post heartwarming and thanked the frontliners for their sacrifice

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A touching video was shared on social media showing people on the street applauding healthcare workers. The 'frontliners', as they have become known, were thanked by the masses for helping the community during the Covid-19 pandemic.

The video was taken in the streets of New York and showed pedestrians cheering for healthcare workers. It was shared on Instagram by Entertainmenttonight with the caption:

"New York City, 7pm. ALL the applause for our healthcare workers!"

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Social media users were touched by the gesture and shared their thoughts in the comments section of the post. Instagram user Iamlove013 said:

"Please... Let's keep the same energy and appreciation after the pandemic."

dianecwhite said:

"I just think that this is so cool."

sandie.smith.98 said:

"So touching."

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Others were concerned about why there were so many people on the streets and why they were not practising social distancing. IG user shettychinky said:

"But why are so many people out on the streets?"

jinxed_nail_junkie said:

"Yes it’s great but I notice no social distancing??? Smh"

Meanwhile, Matthew Anim Cudjoe, a popular wonderboy for Kumasi Asante Kotoko has said that he is prepared to play for the Black Stars and is actually hoping to be called soon.

In a snippet of an interview sighted by, the brilliant young player indicates that although he is still a teenager, he is fully ready to take up the challenge of playing wonderfully for the national team if given the opportunity.

Matthew mentions that football is about mental preparation and physical training, and with the right proportions of those, anyone regardless of their age can perform at the maximum level.

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