“The RHOA cameras filmed the entire ordeal for the show — including his visit to the emergency room and the aftermath.” A production snitch told Radar Online . “Gregg’s health serves as a major storyline for NeNe on season 10.”
Since the news broke, Gregg’s wife NeNe Leakes has issued a statement via Instagram, “NO Gregg has NEVER suffered a Stroke before!” The Real Housewives of Atlanta star wrote in a lengthly message to her 2.2 million followers.
NeNe vehemently denies her husband suffered a stroke and calls out Radar Online for publishing “fake news.” She wrote,
“We’ve gotten tons of text messages, calls and emails from concern family & friends because these lying ass people don’t take family in consideration when they Print bullshit! NO Gregg has NEVER suffered a Stroke before! YES Gregg did get sick during filming. He drove his self to the ER. I wasn’t even with him! See this is when I need people to put their thinking caps on (1) Gregg suffers a stroke (2)His doctors put him on bed rest (3)yet he’s at a party on Saturday night let’s just keep Gregg’s health and mine too in prayer hunni. Lawd knows we need it PS: you can’t even get sick these days and go to the ER without folks saying your dead #fakenews#lifeoftheleakes”
Despite NeNe refuting Radar Online’s stroke claims, the gossip tabloid has not removed the story from their website or issued a retraction.
NeNe and Gregg attended Todd Tucker’s 44th birthday bash over the weekend at Kandi Burruss’ Atlanta eatery, Old Lady Gang. Gregg looked well and was all smiles in the following photo with his wife.