Various new outlets reported that Nollywood actor Mr. Ibu suffered stroke and that he is receiving treatments. A notable person in the Nollywood industry confirmed the news that Mr. Ibu was suffered stroke. The Actors Guild of Nigeria, AGN President Emeka Rollas told e-Nigeria that Mr. Ibu suffered stroke. “I am aware that Mr Ibu is truly down with stroke, but he is fast recovering and need more of our prayers right now.” Emeka Rollas AGN.
However, Mr. Ibu appeared in a video with his wife and debunked the rumor. “Who are saying that I have stroke that I am down with stroke, why? Why do you announce someone’s sickness and you have many but you didn’t announce yours’ – Mr. Ibu. . I don’t have stroke he added, and his wife joined in and said, “ My husband doesn’t have stroke”.
Mr Ibu’s real name is John Okafor, he is a popular Nollywood actor and he was born on October 17,1961. He is 57 years old as of April 2019.
He also spoke to Vanguard news on Thursday to further address the rumor, “Na so I hear oooo. I am hale and hearty. I am speaking from my house, in Lekki. “I have been receiving calls from across the world since today. I don’t know who is spreading this false news about me. I don’t know what they saying.
“Na their papa get stroke.” He said during the interview.