Today’s list takes a look at popular Nigeria celebs who caught the deadly COVID-19 Virus, but with the help of God, they made through it and survived.
1. PETER OKOYE
Famous Nigeria Singer, Peter Okoye shocked millions of Nigerians when he revealed the news of been infected with coronavirus (Covid-19). The music star made the revelation via his Instagram page on Saturday, June 27, 2020. But to God be the Glory, He has, however, recovered from the sickness.
2. CHIOMA AVRIL ROWLAND
Our Popular Nigerian music star, Davido was the first to break the sad news about his partner, lover, and wife to be, Chioma Avril Rowland’s positive test for covid-19 . The music star shared the info on Friday, March 27, 2020, via his Instagram page. But as Gid may have it, Just like the other guys on this list, she has since recovered from the disease, and also blessed with a kid now.
3. OMOTOLA EKEINDE
Our beautiful Omotola took to her instagram page 19weeks back and said “Hello all, I know most of you have been wondering where i’ve been. Well, I contracted COVID-19, I have been ill, in isolation and now getting better.
4. SAMUEL KALU
Super Eagles forward Samuel Kalu who plays for Ligue 1 side Bordeaux tested positive for the virus in July 2020. Kalu was subjected to a coronavirus test when he arrived in Bordeaux from Nigeria and was found to have contracted the virus.
5. KING UDOH
Nigerian footballer, King Udoh was probably the first Nigerian footballer to have contacted coronavirus. Udoh who plays for Serie C side Pianese was diagnosed with the virus on Thursday, February 27. Udoh first quarantined himself before he was tested positive for the virus. It is not clear if he has recovered from the illness.