Anele Mdoda has affirmed that her sister, Thembisa Nxumalo is on the road to recovery, after revealing that she is fighting for her life in hospital.
Anele Mdoda took to Twitter on Thursday, 5 August 2021, to share a formal status update on the health of her older sister, Thembisa Nxumalo. On Wednesday, 4 August 2021, Nxumalo revealed that she was fighting for her life in hospital. This was after she was comforted telephonically by her children during the streaming of Shona Ferguson’s funeral.
Nxumalo was believed to be battling COVID-19, however, the suspicions were only confirmed after the statement was released. In part, the update explained the reason for her hospitalisation, stating, “She is indeed hospitalised and receiving the best medical care at the Sandton MediClinic. She was diagnosed with long COVID-19 which was further aggravated by an allergy. We are fortunate the doctor diagnosed in time and are treating her with the utmost care.”
The statement concluded by confirming that Nxumalo is set to be released from hospital in the coming few days. Moreover, that her situation is not as dire as rumoured.
See the post below.
Thank you for the calls and messages of love and support. May it be the same to you one day ❤️ pic.twitter.com/7widm4vEXy
— Anele Mdoda (@Anele) August 5, 2021