Nollywood actor, John Okafor famously known as Mr Ibu is down with severe stroke, e-NIGERIA! can report authoritatively.
The Nkanu West, Enugu born actor who is loved for his comics in movies and stand up comedy according to a close family source was hit by a mysterious stroke shortly after he returned from his trip to Owerri.
Mr. Ibu according to the family source who spoke to e-NIGERIA! Reporter said, he had gone to inspect his building project in Owerri and upon his return, the mysterious ailment started and ever since he could barely speak nor breathe properly.
The source also confirmed that Mr Ibu is currently being taken care by an undisclosed herbalist and is responding to treatment.
Confirming the story to e-NIGERIA! reporter, Actors Guild of Nigeria – AGN President, Emeka Rollas said, “I am aware that Mr Ibu is truly down with stroke, but he is fast recovering and need more of our prayers right now”.
John Okafor popularly known as Mr Ibu is a Nigerian actor and comedian. Okafor is considered to be one of Nigeria’s most talented comic characters. His humorous acting is often characterized by stupidity, hilarious imbecility and a sharp disconnection from reality. He is aged 57.