Veteran singer, Mike Okri contracts COVID-19 despite full vaccination

Veteran singer, Mike Okri contracts COVID-19 despite full vaccination

Veteran musician Mike Okri has contracted COVID-19 despite being fully vaccinated.

Okri, who recently returned home after so many years abroad, said he caught the virus on Friday, August 20, a day before he was due to travel.×312&×50%2C320x50%2C375x391%2C250x250%2C300x600%2C0x0&nras=2&correlator=6588136737274&frm=20&pv=1&ga_vid=821325249.1628437222&ga_sid=1629729390&ga_hid=1995640062&ga_fc=0&u_tz=60&u_his=3&u_java=0&u_h=812&u_w=375&u_ah=812&u_aw=375&u_cd=32&u_nplug=0&u_nmime=0&adx=0&ady=936&biw=375&bih=635&scr_x=0&scr_y=28&eid=182982000%2C182982200%2C31062297&oid=3&psts=AGkb-H94-L9FCsgEagxtNTTCbAxGyvPsqpJ5B2ZWnE4uKe1vnN__YvIDpmxXTJnn3iBmMOd_ouNDhvJP3JQUoNY%2CAGkb-H8LCK7w-cjKr9flyGz9FhK57odcLe6iAbIpYRFZcmEEcFGRu4Z5yc–O5LHUDA3X7YcP6cMsOSXzKVFK3Q&pvsid=3946277170640805&pem=881&!7&btvi=5&fsb=1&xpc=QAwrqR6ASO&p=https%3A//

He said he felt “devastated” and “funny” and had gone into self-isolation at home for 10 or 14 days.

Announcing his health status during a Facebook Live video, Okri said: “Hey folks, this is coming to me as a rude shock. I had my Covid test on Friday, hoping to fly today, Saturday and it turned out it was positive.

“I’m so devastated, which means that I can’t travel for another 10 to 14 days. As I’m speaking now, I’m self-quarantined.

“I just want to tell folks that yes, for those doubting Thomases, that the damn thing is real.

“I’m feeling funny; even though I had my vaccines, double shots, I’m still almost like, hmm, that doesn’t mean that you’re immune.

“So, folks, there are a lot of people walking around with it, but they don’t even know.

Okri relocated to the United States in 1995.

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