Nigerian actress and philanthropist, Tonto Dikeh has revealed that she has been having difficulty breathing. She also said she has been experiencing some strange symptoms but hopes that it isn’t COVID-19.
In an Instagram post, she shared, “Finding it difficult to breathe, I hope it ain’t COVID. Never had such a cough like this. Literally woke up gasping for air. I will not use my money to service negativity IJN amen”.
In another post, Tonto thanked her fans for checking up on her, disclosing that she has gone for a medical test and that she’s waiting for the result.
“Thank you so much for all the tips, prayers, and checking up, awaiting my test result,” she wrote.
Popular Nigerian singer, Teni Apata earlier revealed that she contracted COVID-19 at some point. Although she did not share where or how she contracted the virus, the singer noted that it was a harrowing experience.
In a reel video she posted on her verified Instagram page, the Billionaire singer said, “Having COVID is not good o. I had covid. Wo… my two eye… oju mi ri nkan! My eye saw something. So, you need to take it easy.
“You need to take precautions. You need to make sure that we are working together to make sure that we are safe. Yeah, so let’s fight covid together. Because I had covid, and no, it’s not a good thing to have.”
The multiple award-winning singer further posted another video where she advised her fans to ensure they get vaccinated and observe all COVID-19 protocols.
“See you guys, listen! COVID is real o! Wash your hands. Make sure you’re keeping safe o, eh! This thing is real o. Keep safe. Carry your sanitizer everywhere you go. Wash your hands. Make sure you wear your mask. Me I’m going to get my vaccine like this because I cannot even risk my life for anything.
This life too sweet. I have to enjoy my life. I will not allow COVID to kill me so wash your hands and use your masks. Take care of yourself, practice social distancing. This life is sweet and if you die, you cannot enjoy it. Let’s protect one another, let’s keep safe”, Teni adviced.