Hours ago, viral reports claimed that Nollywood actor, John Okafor, famously known as Mr Ibu is down with severe stroke and is currently being taken care of by an undisclosed herbalist.
The 57 year old Nkanu, 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.
Actors Guild of Nigeria, AGN President Emeka Rollas further reportedly confirmed the reports saying “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.
Reacting to the reports moments ago, Mr Ibru released a video in which he appeared healthy.
”People are saying that I have stroke, that I am down with stroke. Why? How can you announce somebody’s and you have many and you haven’t announced yours? I don’t have any stroke please”. he said.