Renowned actor and comedian Eric Mabedi popularly known as Jakobo has called on Malawians to desist from rumour mongering days a death hoax about his longtime John Nyanga populary known as Izeki hit the social media lately.
Mabedi called on Malawians to verify information before posting on social media.
“I remember last year when he was also admitted, people were all over the social media saying that he is dead. This time is the same, I have received many phone calls and up-to-date, the phones are still coming,” said Mabedi.
Mabedi has disclosed that Izeki was admitted at Queens Elizabeth Central Hospital in Blantyre on Monday.
“He was in the Intensive Care Unit but now he is in ward 3B. His condition has slightly improved,” said Mabedi yesterday afternoon.
He further asked online publications to always verify their stories.
“Let me also call upon some online platforms who take up the leading role of posting information without verification to always verify,” said Mabedi who is the Director of Kwathu Drama Group.