BREAKING: Actor, Mr Ibu’s Leg Amputated After Seven Surgeries | READ DETAILS
Nollywood actor John Okafor, popularly known as Mr Ibu, has had one of his leg amputated after undergoing seven surgeries.
This was revealed by his family via his official Instagram handle on Monday.
According to the family, Ibu’s leg was amputated by the doctors to save his life and increase his chances of survival.
The release 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.
Please we are still soliciting for support from well meaning Nigerians as this stage Daddy his 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 during this period as soon as he’s stable!
For future donations and support please send to
John I okafor