Veteran Nollywood actor, John Okafor, aka Mr Ibu is down with stroke, SunNewspaper reports.
The 57-year-old Nkanu, Enugu-born actor is famous for his comics in movies and stand-up comedy.
Acording to a close family source, Ibu was hit by a mysterious stroke shortly after he returned from his recent trip to Owerri.
The source also confirmed that Mr Ibu is currently being taken care of by an undisclosed traditional doctor and is responding to treatment.
Confirming the story on Thursday, 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.”
UPDATE : Mr Ibu Debunks Stroke Rumours