Wednesday, September 16, 2020 – Citizen TV news anchor, Yvonne Okwara, is happy to be alive and kicking after what she describes as a ‘tough past six months’

Taking to Instagram, the seasoned journalist shared a photo of herself looking elegant and stated that she is celebrating life despite the ups and downs she has been through recently.

She wrote:

So, I have a confession to make: I cried when this look was complete,😭 almost ruined my makeup, but @wacukathimbaartistry was kind enough to do a touch-up! 😁

“I was a watershed of emotions. The last 6 months have been a lot, in many ways! I’m glad to be alive and well and kicking, well not quite kicking yet, Lol!

This is a celebration of life, the goodness of it, the ups and downs, the pain and joy, black and white and COLOUR 💃, good and bad.

“Taking it all in and learning to do it in stride and with grace! 💕,”

About two months ago, the 37 year old disclosed that she had undergone spinal surgery to correct a problem she has been battling with for the last 2 years.

The award-winning journalist stated that she has been dealing with two slip discs in her lower spine, which were causing her a lot of pain.

She also revealed that she had tried all kinds of medication and different forms of treatment before she decided to go under the knife.


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