Singer and actor Sound Sultan has reacted to media reports that he is undergoing chemotherapy for throat cancer.
The 44-year-old hinted at speculations about his health in an Instagram post on Thursday to celebrate Eid al-Fitri.
Sharing a picture of him and his family the singer wrote “EID MUBARAK TO MY LOVELY Muslim brothers and sisters. MAY ALMIGHTY ALLAH ACCEPT OUR FAST As an act of Ibadah.”
He even joked that the celebration is not the one for which Muslims sacrifice ram as a sign of obedience to God.
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Addressing reports about his health and the goodwill messages sent to him, the father of three said “I must not ignore the massive show of love. THANK YOU ALL. I will tell you my story myself it will be true THEN not false.”
Celebrities and fans have been praying for Sound Sultan following multiple media reports that he had been diagnosed with throat cancer and was undergoing chemotherapy in the United States of America.
His older brother and fellow entertainer Baba Dee, however, told Qed.ng on Wednesday that the man born Olanrewaju Fasasi does not have throat cancer.
According to Baba Dee, whose real name is Dare Fasasi, Sound Sultan is recovering from an illness in New York but does not have throat cancer.
“He is sick and he is getting better in New York. But throat cancer. Na lie,” he wrote in a message sent to this online newspaper.