Actor Taiwo Hasan aka Ogogo who marked his 60th birthday in grand fashion in Lagos over the weekend has recounted how he fell ailing in 2004.
It was a illness that took him as much as 8-years to get well. After all, there have been plenty of rumors as to what could have led to the illness. Some stated he might need swallowed Cocaine which obtained burst inside him.
Some even went additional to allege that he contracted HIV contemplating how ladies flocked round them owing to the recognition from his job felt higher.
On this chat with Lifestyle Newspolis Individuals, Ogogo opened up on how he suffered ULCER and the way he didn’t realize it was Ulcer till it had perforated his intestines and the way it made him lose a lot weight which made so many colleagues, family and friends members ran away from him throughout his Eight years illness.
What actually led to your illness in 2004?
The illness began from 2004 to 2012, earlier than I began recovering in 2013. I solely hear of ulcer, however I’ve by no means skilled it. I awakened that day, dressed up for the job I’ve at Ipaja. It was Arakangudu’s job. It was in the course of the Ramadan season, and that day was Day four of the fasting. I don’t usually take Suhur (the early morning meal that Muslims take throughout Ramadan), when you give me a cup of tea I’m okay.
Even after I wish to break the quick, I don’t usually eat a lot. Within the household I come from, it’s obligatory for everybody to quick, in case you don’t, you’re in bother. So, we left for the placement, however alongside the way in which, I simply seen, earlier than we obtained to Ikeja that I wasn’t feeling comfy. I began feeling unusual, feeling sharp pains in my stomach. I felt so uncomfortable and I used to be the one driving. Shina Bankole was a pleasant man to me; as he used to comply with me all over the place he’s with the entrepreneurs.
He requested what was fallacious, however I couldn’t clarify. I managed myself to that location, however on getting there, I couldn’t do something. Remi Surutu was on that location. After some time, she seen the way in which I used to be behaving, and he or she requested, “Egbon mi e duro, se kii se Ulcer ni nkan to n seyin yi” actually that means: I hope this isn’t an ulcer. I stated it’s not doable. She known as Shina and requested him to get me milk and chilly water. At first, I used to be scared when it daybreak and on that, I used to be going to interrupt my quick, however instantly they combined the milk with the water and I drank it. I requested her what subsequent, she stated I would want to see the physician as a result of she’s very positive it’s ulcer.
I simply managed myself on that location that day. Out of 11 scenes that I used to be purported to do, I did 7. The producer of the job, Arakangudu wasn’t round that day. He didn’t know what was occurring. To chop the story quick, I couldn’t return to finish the job. I met with a physician the next day, he did a scan and he defined the consequence to me. He confirmed me many affected components in my abdomen.
That was how the entire saga began. I pray you’ll not fall sick. I noticed hell. If I ate something, as small as a child spoonful of rice. I might vomit. If that rice remained only a seed in my abdomen, I might be vomiting blood, I might virtually vomit my gut. For 7 good months, I used to be at all times observing my prayers on the seat. I couldn’t stand, I couldn’t stroll, I rapidly emaciated and so lean. There was a day I used to be at house and I made a decision to take a stroll and possibly barb my hair. I seen the breeze was nearly carrying me, however I managed myself. On attending to the barber’s store, I pulled the sliding door, noticed myself, and the way seemed in his large mirror reverse the doorway door, I broke down in tears. I used to be crying uncontrollably tears, asking myself “is that this me?” Individuals pacified me, I used to be barbed and I went again house. I spent years on it. Individuals stated lots of issues, that I carried cocaine whereas some stated I contracted HIV.
They stated all method of issues. It obtained to a stage I needed to switched off off my telephone, eliminated my first line when folks principally bombarded me with calls and I obtained one other line simply in case I wished to speak to folks. That was how I misplaced that my first line. They began carrying me from one place to a different. There was nothing I didn’t do, however all Glory belongs to God. As Muslims have been praying for me, Christians have been praying for me. I knew witches and wizards too did their greatest in telling God to maintain me alive.
I used to be at house at some point, about 8:30 and I obtained a world name. I picked it and a person stated someone introduced my identify to them for prayer and so they’ve been on it for the previous 7nights. He requested me to not off the telephone, he put his personal telephone beside a speaker and for 55minutes, I used to be listening to them praying for me significantly.
After 4years, I travelled to UK. There’s a Chinese language restaurant known as 805, it was named after the no of the constructing at O’ kent highway, we have been there consuming and a person walked as much as me and known as my identify, at first, I wasn’t stunned as a result of all people is aware of me, not till he stated they’d a vigil on my behalf, lo and behold it was the identical man who held earlier known as me. You may think about. This life could be very humorous. I’m a Muslim, my spouse is a Christian and he or she determined to apply her faith which I allowed on one situation, she is going to by no means take any of my kids to church. Now see how God helped me by means of her faith. Alongside the road, I had appendices and that one too was critical. I obtained married to a different spouse as a result of folks turned my spouse towards me throughout my illness. One of many causes I worry some church buildings after they let you know that an individual liable for your downside is the individual that could be very near you. What do you assume? When you’ve gotten a spouse and he or she begins to run from you. I requested her, do you additionally imagine I’m HIV constructive? If then, I’ll ask them to verify you as a result of I do know myself and I do know I’m not promiscuous.
It obtained to a stage; lots of my colleagues couldn’t even shake me once more, some couldn’t embrace me once more. God bears me witness, all of them deserted me. The lady I married later was a buddy who we’ve for the previous 2 years we’ve identified ourselves. I used to be simply passing-by at some point and I noticed her. I greeted her, she didn’t even know I used to be the one as a result of I’ve actually emaciated. It was my voice she was capable of recognise after I informed her I used to be the one. She stated Sir T, what occurred to you? Proper there the place she was standing, she was nonetheless there till I drove into one other road.
I noticed her by my facet throughout that interval. By the Grace of God, she gave me 2 stunning kids. My first spouse stated she knew it had been destined to be so as a result of she trusted me, and he or she knew I used to be trustworthy to her. I’m not saying I’m a saint however I thank God for my life. All of us should be very cautious on this life; the center of a person is desperately depraved.