Actor Idris Elba Responds over having wife by his side while announcing he tested positive for coronavirus

 423 total views,  1 views today

Actor Idris Elba responds over having wife by his side while announcing he tested positive for coronavirus

Actor Idris Elba responds over having wife by his side while announcing he tested positive for coronavirus.

His wife Sabrina sat next to him as he announced on Monday, March 16, that he had tested positive to the virus, and many believed that she should have been quarantined away from him since she had not been tested at that time.

The actor went live on Twitter and explained how he is feeling after being diagnosed with COVID-19. He also addressed the controversy and explained why Sabrina stayed too close to him.

“He said: “Yesterday was good and bad. Bad because I tested positive, but it was also good because it opened up a lot of conversation around it. I think it made it a lot more real for some people. Definitely made it more real for me and my family.”

“There was so many positive responses to, you know, me talking about it. Some negative too. But there were some definite positive ones. I certainly felt…my wife and I felt like it was the right thing to do, to share it with you guys.”

“Right now though, I am feeling okay. Woke up this morning, didn’t have any symptoms. My voice is a little tired…checking my fever twice a day. Feel good, feel okay. Been doing a lot of reading about it. You know, asymptomatic is what comes up.”

Addressing the controversy over his wife being beside him despite how contagious the virus is, Idris said, “Sabrina‘s good too. Sabrina today finally managed to get a test, and we’re thankful for that. Generally, Sabrina‘s fine. Nervous of course. Worried. Just for clarification, Sabrina wanted to be by my side.”

He continued, “We calculated that risk and decided to be together. Hope you guys can understand that.”

He explained that they figured she probably had it as well after his diagnosis. He also added it meant the world to him to have her support.

Watch the video below.

Idris Elba@idriselba

https://www.pscp.tv/w/cT_IvDEzNDc5NTB8MWVhS2JRTFhtYm94WJF6SlHleIRHLtRuqG9ixu_5XBM-uvT5hXJ6PJJBELCy …Idris Elba @idriselbaidriselba was LIVEpscp.tv7,0248:20 PM – Mar 17, 2020Twitter Ads info and privacy1,930 people are talking about this

Kindly follow us on social media to get trending updates as they come.

Have something to add to this story? Please share it in the comments box.

Follow us on Facebook, Instagram & Twitter to keep up to date with
trending news as it happens.

 

From Toktok9ja Media

The views expressed in this article are the writer’s opinion, they do not reflect the views of the Publisher of TOKTOK9JA MEDIA. Please report any fake news, misinformation, or defamatory statements to toktok9ja@gmail.com

Courage Blaze

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Next Post

South Africa confirms 116 cases of coronavirus

Thu Mar 19 , 2020
 424 total views,  2 views today South Africa confirms 116 cases of coronavirus. Health Minister Zweli Mkhize has now confirmed there are 116 confirmed positive cases in the country, out of which there are 14 local transmissions.  In a statement he issued, Mkhize disclosed they have collated background information on how these patients were infected. […]

News Around the Globe

HOT ON THIS BLOG