Mwana FA Latest Tanzanian Celebrity to Test Positive for Coronavirus
19 March 2020
By Paul A.
Tanzanian rapper Mwana FA has tested positive for the Coronavirus (COVID-19).
Through an Instagram video, Mwana FA revealed that the test came back positive after feeling unwell for some time.
In the detailed post, Mwana FA stated that he submitted his sample for tests on Friday after he had an escalated fever.
The ‘Dume Suruali’ hitmaker went on to note that he had gone into self-isolation to avoid infecting others.
“Majibu ya vipimo vyangu vya Covid 19 yamerudi chanya. Inaudhi. Siumwi KABISA. Nipo sawa 100%. Na nimejitenga toka niliporudi ili kuepuka kuathiri wengine. Na kwa bahati hata watoto wangu sijakutana nao kabisa. Hawapo nyumbani. Nawaomba tu tuchukue tahadhari kwa kadri ya uwezo wetu kukwepa usitupate na hata tukipatwa nao sio tatizo la kivile hata,virusi wake wanaondoka wenyewe baada ya siku kadhaa tu”, he said.
A positive Mwana FA assured his fans that he was feeling well and there was no need for panic. He is currently recovering at his home.
The rapper now becomes the second Tanzanian celebrity to be infected with the deadly virus.
Early Thursday, it emerged that Diamond Platinumz’s manager Sallam Sharaf also tested positive for the virus.
Through his Instagram, Sharad also assured fans that he was doing well.