- Nollywood actress, Somkele Idhalama, recently took to social media to express her gratitude to God
- The film star’s son was diagnosed with an acute childhood cancer
- Just recently, the young boy was certified cancer-free after a three year battle
Popular actress, Somkele Idhalama, recently had more than enough reason to give thanks to God after her son who was diagnosed with cancer no longer suffered from the sickness.
The film star shared a touching video on her Instagram page where she chronicled how suddenly her life changed after getting a call about her son’s health.
Somkele recounted how it started three years ago when she partied with actress, Adesua Etomi, during her traditional wedding with Banky W.
She later proceeded to South Africa for the white wedding and the day before the nuptials, she got a call that made her drop everything and get on the next flight to Lagos.
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In the video shared, the film star talked about her son’s journey through his rigorous treatments till his eventual recovery.
Excerpts from her post read:
“The past 3 years have been nothing short of a miracle with miracle after miracle after miracle. On Monday last week, we got the amazing news, nearly 5 months earlier than predicted, that our baby is certified #CancerFree!"
She specially thanked all those who stood by her during the trying period. According to her, Dr. Summit Gupta and his entire oncology team have a special place in heaven. She added:
" I’m holding back tears that are overwhelming!! This video is only a spec of dust in explaining this journey. But what I will tell you is this, there is a living God. Period!”
See the video below:
In other news, Legit.ng had earlier reported on a young boy who touched many with his kind gesture after donating his hair to children with cancer.
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Nine-year-old Reilly Stancombe from Essex in England had been growing his hair since he was only a little baby.
His mother, Daisy Stancombe, explained that he had always had long hair as a baby. As he grew older, he admired footballer Gareth Bale, who inspired him to grow his hair.
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