Film lovers worldwide are presently mourning following the reportage of the stunning demise of proficient Nollywood comedian actor John Okafor popularly generally known as Mr Ibu. Recall that in November final yr, the household of the now-deceased actor gave an replace on his well being standing.

His household stated Mr Ibu has undergone 5 main operations and is recuperating on the hospital.

“To this point, Daddy has undergone 5 profitable surgical procedures, and he’s nonetheless recovering within the ICU. Daddy is immensely grateful, and we’re grateful to most of the people throughout this section of our lives. We admire all of the donations made to this account, 1685687982, John I Okafor, Entry Financial institution”.

“Thanks, and as quickly as Daddy is healthier, he’ll personally acknowledge all donations!
We’re nonetheless relying on all of your prayers and unwavering help as we pray he will get stabilised shortly to allow us to fly him overseas for additional superior remedy. The John Okafor household is grateful to all Nigerians,” the household concluded.

This comes after the comedian actor went public about his ailment, on October 18, when he made a passionate enchantment and introduced a fundraiser to offset his medical payments at a Lagos hospital.

Regardless of all trying nicely this yr for the actor, he tragically succumbed to death whereas receiving remedy at Evercare Well being Middle in Nigeria.

Mr Ibu Cause of death

Earlier than his painful death, Mr Ibu confronted persistent points with blood clotting, attributed to diseased blood vessels, and struggled with numerous well being challenges over time.

In October 2023, he got here to the web to hunt monetary help to deal with his ailment, with preliminary plans to hunt medical care overseas.

Mr Ibu’s Age

Award-winning Nollywood actor, John Okafor, extensively generally known as Mr Ibu, has succumbed to well being problems after a chronic battle with blood clotting on his leg.

The beloved actor handed away on Saturday, March 2, in a Lagos state hospital.