Announced on the Hello! Project Official Site, Masaki has been diagnosed with acute low back pain, lumbar disc herniation.
As such, she will not be participating in the upcoming Christmas event that takes place on 24 December as well Morning Musume ’16 62nd single 「セクシーキャットの演説／ムキダシで向き合って／そうじゃない」commemorative release event. (Individual handshake and the cheki events itself)
More information will be given at a later date.
P/s: Let’s all pray for Maachan’s speedy recovery and that she stays cheerful and strong during this period!
On another note, to all readers of ISASG, please do take care of yourself since the weather has turned cold for most countries ^^
Have a jolly Christmas ahead of you and your family!