Nollywood Actor, Mr. Ibu’s Leg Amputated Amid Health Battle: Nollywood comic, John Okafor, better known as Mr. Ibu has undergone surgery to remove one of his legs.
Nollywood Actor, Mr Ibu’s Leg Amputated Amid Health Battle
Details of this development were revealed in a statement by his family via his official and verified Instagram handle on Monday, 6 November 2023. The statement read;
“We want to appreciate everyone that has come through for our dad, saying we are grateful is an understatement and only the good Lord can thank you all enough for every help you’ve rendered”
“As of 1 pm, noon today, Daddy has gone through 7 successful surgeries but to keep him alive and increase his chances of recovery one of his legs had to be amputated. This development has been hard on us all but we’ve had to accept it as Daddy’s new reality to keep him alive”
The family has also appealed to Nigerians to support the actor.
“Please we are still soliciting support from well-meaning Nigerians at this stage Daddy is still one very delicate one and he needs all the help he can get”
Thank you, everyone, the Okafor family is grateful and we don’t take you for granted. In due time, Daddy will personally acknowledge everyone who supported him during this period as soon as he’s stable”