- A lady living with sickle cell anaemia has shared her life journey as she celebrates her 25th birthday
- Nafisat Beida took to social media to inspire sickle cell patients as she vowed to never give up on life
- The young lady said she is not ashamed, adding that she has fought hard in pain and tears
A lady identified as Nafisat Beida has taken to social media to share her sickle cell adventure as she clocks 25 years.
Nafisat said she is not ashamed of what faith has shown her from birth, adding that she has had a good fight.
According to the young lady, she is the only one out of seven children who is living with the condition in her family. Nafisat said she is not going to give up on life.
Nafisat shared an adorable photo of herself and expressed gladness for the loving and caring parents she has.
Nigerians took to the comment section of the post to celebrate the young lady.
A Facebook user identified as Ositadinmma Kelechi wrote:
"Wow happy birthday to you sweetheart long life and prosperity many more years ahead."
Abdulfatah Adams commented:
"Your are stronger, despite all the challenges, and you are overcoming all. On this special day, may Allah grant you more strength, and your beautiful wishes. HBD!"
Ayinde A Bello reacted:
"You are indeed a warrior, may the Lord continue to strengthen and bless you dear."
Shifao Oyiza Isah commented:
"Happy birthday love. May the good Lord continue to strengthen you."
In a previous report, Briefly.co.za reported on a man who overcame the greatest obstacles to reach success. Surviving cancer is definitely something worth celebrating. A young South African man with the Twitter handle, @CarteroCartier recently headed to Twitter where he celebrated his victory over the deadly illness.
The young man's heartwarming post included two selfies in which he looks very enthusiastic and very optimistic about where his life can take him now that he has overcome his struggle with cancer.
"HI, MY NAME IS CARTER AND I WON A FIGHT AGAINST CANCER," he captioned the heartwarming Twitter post.
Soon the post blew up, amassing over 23 000 likes. Many South Africans also headed to the comment section to share their thoughts of messages and support.
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