Wale Says He Is “Extremely Sick” in Instagram Announcement Wale took to Instagram to share that he is extremely sick and would be stepping away from social media. He made the announcement in an Instagram post. He wrote, I’ve been extremely sick since Saturday Not sure how long I will be down but this ‘ish aint slight. Soon as I can come back strong I’ll be back strong. For now, management will run my socials. What do you think is wrong with Wale?