Popular makeup artist, Bimpe Onakoya has come out to write about her battles with Covid-19. She recently wrote that she spent over two weeks in a hospital in Kenya after she tested positive for Covid-19 in the East African country.
According to her, coronavirus is real and Nigerians should stop saying it is for only rich people.
She added that during New year eve, she could no longer breathe without choking and coughing, and she had to be rushed to the hospital.
Her words, “Covid is real,”
“Don’t joke with it. Don’t say it’s for rich people.”
“I survived the Covid!! Since the 23rd of December when I tested positive it didn’t relelent, my temperature was constantly btw 38 to 39.8 till New year eve when I could no longer breathe without choking and coughing, I had already developed pneumonia at that time, to cut a long story short, I got discharged yesterday, Covid is real, and it also comes with a lot of complications, please guard your life with all your might, this disease is unforgiving!!! Don’t ever get tired of masking up, washing and sanitising your hands, it took the intervention of Jesus for me to survive this!! I’m still in Kenya.”