Kemi Afolabi Opens Up On Battle With Lupus, Says Her Doctor Told Her She Has 5 Years To Live, Out Of Which She Has Already Spent 1.
Nollywood actress, Kemi Afolabi, has made a shocking revelation. She disclosed that her doctor said she has five years to live, and she has already lived one year of that.
The actress was diagnosed with Lupus and stated that she has already spent a lot of money managing it because it cannot be cured.
Kemi emotionally stated to Chude Jideonwo that her doctor has instructed her to prepare for the worst.
She quoted her doctor as saying, “Make sure you are with your loved ones. At least, you still have up to five years.”
Speaking about the sickness, she said, “I have lupus. It’s not curable. You just have to take medications for the rest of your life.”
She revealed that she spent N1.2 million on treatment, but it was ineffective.
She stated that she is in constant discomfort.
Lupus is an autoimmune illness in which the immune system targets the body’s own tissues and organs.
Selena Gomez, an American singer, has been vocal about her lupus battle and had to undergo kidney transplant surgery years ago due to lupus complications.
Watch Kemi Afolabi interview below:
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