Thousands of fans and colleagues have flooded the social media page of popular disc jockey, Oluwaforijimi Amu aka DJ Jimmy Jatt, with good wishes after the iconic entertainer underwent a kidney transplant.
Known for his collaborations with top Nigerian entertainers like 2Baba, Mode 9, Dagrin, MI, and Wizkid, amongst others, ‘cool DJ Jimmy Jatt’ took Nigerians by surprise on Saturday when he revealed he had a kidney transplant about a month ago.
Jimmy Jatt’s revelation comes after veteran rapper, Eedris Abdulkareem, successfully underwent a kidney transplant, donated y his wife, about a month ago.
However, in a short documentary posted on his verified Instagram page, Jatt said, “A very successful kidney transplant (exactly 6 months today) has further deepened my appreciation for life’s most important things & gratitude to God.
“My gratitude joyfully extends to the management and staff of @zenithmedicalandkidneycentre for the most professional execution of the surgery. The warmth and reassurance of the entire team was immeasurable
“I cannot imagine pulling through this without my angels. My wife, my daughters, I love you beyond any words to say. And to my siblings, where do I begin to thank you. My friends for an amazing support system. To anyone battling kidney disease, this is not the end and to all donors & caregivers. Keep staying God sent. To fans and business partners, DJ Jimmy Jatt has never been cooler! Hop on, the ride continues.”
Reacting, popular blogger, noble Igwe said, “The healing is going to be permanent. You are going to live so long and healthy with your angels. You are going to continue to be a light for generations to come. You are world famous. Stay amazing.”
This is just as popular Nigerian on-air personality, Tolu ‘Toolz’ Oniru wrote, “Uncle Jimmy!! Thank God for your life.”
Popular Comedienne, Princess added, “God has perfected your healing in Jesus’ mighty name.”
Nigerian rapper Modupe-Oreoluwa Oyeyemi Ola akaMo’Chedda added, “Uncle Jimmy! Thank God for your healing! Your cup runneth over with God’s goodness.”
Yemisax added, “Thank you Jesus 🙌🙌🙌😇😇🙏🙏 Your healing is permanent in Jesus name. God with you always baba.”
Deejay Neptune also commented saying, “My cool Uncle J 🙌 ❤️. We bless God for your life, healing and journey 🙏. Keep soaring higher.”
Veteran saxophonist Mike Aremu added, “Wow! God be praised! We thank God for life. May your healing be made permanent. And may God bless the donor.”