Nigerian star John Okafor “Mr Ibu” dies at 62

Mr Ibu is dead

Veteran actor John Okafor, famously known as Mr Ibu has died.

The Nigerian star passes away after a long-term battle with a life-threatening illness.

It is reported that he died in a private hospital in Nigeria after his leg was amputated months ago.

The Nollywood star’s leg was amputated after undergoing seven surgeries.

Another report also surfaced disclosing that Mr Ibu underwent another surgery on the same leg and by extension hardly talks again.

Tributes flood social media, as people remember his impact in the film and entertainment industry.