Iroko TV boss, Jason Njoku has revealed that his mother is still struggling to recover from the dreaded COVID-19.
Jason, the co-founder, and CEO of iROKOtv has served an update about his mother who survived Coronavirus.
According to British-Nigerian entrepreneur, his mother is still struggling to recover after surviving Coronavirus and leaving the hospital on March 21.
He tweeted; “My mum survived Covid-19 leaving the hospital on 21 March.
15wks later she’s still struggling to recover. Not even close to back to ‘normal’. Scarred lungs, shortness of breath etc.
Recall that in March, 2020 Jason Njoku shared his scary encounter with disease.
Jason disclosed that his 73-year-old mother has just been discharged after suffering from coronavirus.
Sharing photos of his mother in a hospital in the UK, he recounted:
“My mum has been an @NHSuk healthcare worker for 25 years.
14-16th March she was ill at home with ALL the symptoms of Covid-19.
Mrs Njoku and I screamed at her to go to the hospital.
“17th March my mum went to A&E & was hospitalised.
20-21st March were on verge lungs collapsed as she battled with Acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS).
They prepared her for ICU & intubation (Mortality rate is 40%) We cried & we prayed through the entire weekend.
6 people on her ward died.
Aged 20s, 40s, 50s and 60s.
She is 73 with diabetes. @NHSuk saved her life.
“Even with on 15L of pure Oxygen (The highest option available) she still struggled to breath & was about to be put on a ventilator.
That means the machines would take over her breathing. By God’s grace on the night of Sunday 21st she started to improve. Yesterday she came home.”