Celebrated Reggae MC John Maina, popularly known as MC Fullstop, has opened up about his ongoing battle with tuberculosis (TB), a serious illness that has caused significant damage to his left lung and throat.
In an update shared via his official Twitter account, Fullstop revealed that his left lung has totally collapsed, leaving him with just one functioning lung.
He also expressed difficulties in basic functions such as talking, running, and even walking.
MC Fullstop has been in and out of the hospital for some time now, as he fights this debilitating disease. The MC took a moment to thank his fans and well-wishers for their support during this difficult time.
He also hinted that he may be retiring from his career as an MC, as his illness has made it increasingly challenging for him to perform.
“Hii imeenda” literally. My left lung has totally collapsed nimebaki na moja. In 2021 i was diagnosed with TB ya lungs ikasosi lungs kabisa. 2022 nikapata TB ya throat nayo ikanimaliza sauti, Running, walking, kuongea ni shida……. pic.twitter.com/owbChsQvJ9— John Maina (@mcfullstop) March 29, 2023
Fullstop’s revelation has sparked an outpouring of love and support from fans and celebrities alike. DJ Mo Kenya, Tallia Oyando, Wesley the DJ, and Jfam Kenya just to name a few took to social media to offer their support and encouragement.
They all wished MC Fullstop a quick recovery, prayed for his healing, and expressed their love and admiration for the iconic MC.
His bravery in sharing his personal struggles with the public is commendable, and his resilience in the face of adversity is truly inspiring. As KaziNiKazi, we wish MC Fullstop a speedy recovery and hope that he is back to doing what he loves soon.