Diamond Platnumz manager tests positive for coronavirus

He made the announcement via Instagram

Diamond Platnumz’s manager Sallam Sharaff. He has tested positive for the dreaded coronavirus
Diamond Platnumz’s manager Sallam Sharaff. He has tested positive for the dreaded coronavirus [Photo/ Courtesy]

In Brief

– The manager is said to have traveled to Europe last week.

– During the trip, he announced the suspension of Diamond’s concerts on the continent.

Tanzanian Bongo artist Diamond Platnumz’s manager Sallam Sharaff has tested positive for the dreaded coronavirus. Sallam made the announcement via Instagram where he further informed his followers that he had been put in isolation.

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“The result came back and I am positive with coronavirus but I am doing fine now and everything is going on well,” updated Sallam.

“Right now, I am under observation and my health is good, I am all alone at the ward it is as if I have hired this whole space for myself. I thank the nurses and the general administration for the care they have afforded me since I arrived here two days ago.”

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He also took the opportunity to thank his country’s government stating that it is providing the required care to its people. He further wished all Tanzanians safety, urging them to remain cautious.

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HABARI…!! Napenda kuwajulisha na kuwatoa hofu ndugu, jamaa na marafiki kuwa nimepata majibu ya vipimo na nimeonekana nikiwa na Corona Virus, kwa sasa nipo chini ya uwangalizi mzuri na afya yangu inaendelea vizuri, pia niishukuru serikali kwa maandalizi mazuri na huduma nayopata wodini, Kwenye kituo toka juzi nipo peke yangu kama nimekikodisha vile 😅, wahudumu wanaushirikiano mzuri Mungu awalinde na awape afya njema maana wamejitolea nafasi zao kutupatia huduma sisi waathirika, hili janga la kimataifa linakwepeka kama tutafuata ushauri nasaha kutoka kwenye Wizara husika, naomba kwa wote tuwe salama na familia zetu, tuchukue tahadhari mapema. Be Strong and Be Safe Everyone out there #AllahBlessUsAll

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Reports indicate that Sallam recently made a trip to Europe, traversing the countries of Switzerland, Denmark, and France before jetting back to Tanzania on Saturday, March 14.

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During his Europe visit, the manager made public the suspension of Diamond’s music concerts due to the viral outbreak that has badly hit the continent.


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