A Nigerian female has taken to Twitter to share her inspirational story of how she recovered from the deadly Corona virus in Nigeria.
The story of Oluwaseun Ayodeji Osowobi although started as a substitute rough, has now ended in pure pleasure as she’s recovered from Corona Virus Disease 2019 that claimed thousands of lives all over the world.
Oluwaseun started out her story with the aid of sharing that she back to the country from the United Kingdom after the commonwealth event and thereafter fell ill, she shared how she self isolated however days after, after jogging a test, discovered she’s positive for Covid-19. Seun, who’s the pioneer for the #StandToEndRape movement, shared how the subsequent ranges of her lifestyles after discovering she’s a Covid-19 affected person have been rough but in the lengthy run, she pulled via and came out a victor.
She shares her story to inspire Nigerians to practice safe health and social distancing and additionally observe that the Corona virus is no longer a death sentence. Though her post is pretty lengthy, it well worth the read … She shares her story as thus;
Life finds approaches of throwing LEMON at me. I’ve struggled w/ coming forward, however I desire to inspire hope. I back to Nigeria from the UK post-Commonwealth event (I definitely enjoyed) & fell ill. As a accountable person, I self isolated. Days after, I TESTED POSITIVE FOR COVID-19. Before returning, I had planned countless interviews, I was scheduled to begin a extraordinary consultancy job & was also watching for to sign a contract worth millions. I misplaced them all!!!I had to self isolate and additionally inform humans I came in shut contact with to get tested. #COVID19My friend & I kept calling@NCDCgovto get tested? What if we didn’t persist?No information on my test result. At 12am, an ambulance used to be at my house. I woke from sleep & used to be crying. I received to isolation center, but no one was once there to get hold of me. I waited in the ambulance for TWO HOURS. The nurses eventually came out & handled me like a plague. I sat in the ambulance feeling rejected. No questions about how I felt. So many questions about my tour history. Same records I had furnished to NCDC & Lagos State Government at some stage in profiling. Lack of statistics sharing!After two hours, I was taken to my space. I felt lonely, bored & disconnected from the outdoor world. Few days after, another patient came in. We bonded. Days later, sufferers trooped in. “Are human beings looking at self isolation & social distancing?” I was once so scared for Nigeria. 🙏🏽The subsequent days have been tough. No appetite. The nausea, vomit & stooling was once unbearable. I’m a blood type A & #COVID19 dealt w/ me. I’ll share day by day symptoms & recuperation manner in a video tomorrow. ✌🏽I concept I was once going to die & meditated a succession diagram for@StandtoEndRape.I used to be on pills daily. Sometimes, I‘d take 8 pills in the morning, 13 drugs in the afternoon, 10 at night. My gadget threw everything out!Water, food, cleaning soap & all disgusted me. But I’d appear at the wall & force myself to remain hydrated — drank ORS. I FOUGHT TO LIVE! I FOUGHT!!Days after, the Doctors shared a good news that I tested negative. I shared this news w/ household & friends! My blood sample used to be taken & I additionally tried to donate my plasmapheresis to assist others. I hoped to be discharged. I waited to be discharged, but for two days, nothing happened. I used to be unsure of what used to be going on. Why haven’t I been discharged? Should I be in the identical ward? Could I get reinfected? I was involved however remained calm. On the third day, Doctors said, “well, we labored w/ the info we had of you testing negative, but one end result got here back positive .” “…You’ll continue to be a few more days. You be aware of we take nose, mouth & sputum samples .” “Am I nonetheless high quality Flushed face?” I asked. “No, you’re negative,” the Doctor replied. The Doctor apologised for the delay. I was once anxious to go domestic however remained calm. I desired to be free from this pain. I endured the medication and requested to be in a separate ward. Sadly, I remained in the identical ward as all others rooms were full. My ward had human beings who were positive. What if I get re-infected?For them, I was a beacon of hope & they wished me long past to register the progress .My family & pals were becoming anxious. People in my ward who before celebrated the news of my end result all at once lost hope. “Why are you still here?”“You shouldn’t be here with us. You must be separated from us now …” People in my ward muttered. I tried to calm them. Today, I am PROUD to inform you that I MURDERED COVID-19 & have tested NEGATIVE TWICE! I HAVE BEEN DISCHARGED!🤸🏾♂️I bless God for His mercies. 🙏🏽The nurses at IDH Yaba had been fab. They deserve accolades for their challenging work. Thank you Governor @jidesanwoolu for coming to see me. 🙏🏽Thanks to @ProfAkinAbayomi, the fitness group at IDH + Lagos State. The food was good! Smiling face with heart shaped eyes. Thanks to @dondekojo for supporting me get help. Thanks to my chat buddy, @akintonmide.Thank you @KelechiAFC & @lailajohnsonsal for the intellectual & material support. They protected my identity! Smiling face with heart shaped eyes. Thanks to every body who called, sent messages and tried to contact me. I am grateful and well. 🙏🏽This journey reminded me of the fee of friendship. Some human beings I refer to as friends speculated about this, but never reached out to check. Thank you still. Back to the grind!Smiling face with open mouth and tightly closed eyes. Huge thanks to my family, @Triciabiz & Sola Odetola who had been my backbone. Smiling face with 3 hearts. Some stigmatised me primarily based on a PUNCH article with subtle messages like “why did she come back to Nigeria?”Face with tears of joy. Nigeria is my home. 🤷🏽♀️Coronavirus is NOT a dying sentence. People can live on and I HAVE!We ought to motivate humans to get tested & cease the stigma. Practise social distancing and quit the spread. @NCDCgov& State Governments need to enhance their testing capacity. Test mild/asymptomatic instances too. Sending strength to all and sundry who is conflict to beat #COVID19. 💪🏽To each and every young individual out there, please provide your lungs a hazard to beat this. Can I inspire you to give up smoking & stay a healthy life at this time? A wholesome lungs is KEY!This some other segment of my lifestyles & I HAVE won! I celebrate my resilience and strength. Call me SURVIVAYO Smiling face with 3 hearts