Mr Ibu’s Leg Amputated After Undergoing Seven Surgeries

Mr Ibu

Veteran Nollywood comic actor, John Okafor, popularly known as Mr. Ibu, has suffered a big loss following the amputation of one of his legs.

Mr Ibu

The actor’s daughter, on behalf of the Okafor family, made this known in a post on her father’s Instagram page on Monday, Goldennewsng reports.

She stated that the actor underwent seven successful surgeries, but one of his legs had to be amputated to keep him alive and aid his recovery process.

The actor’s daughter, however, appreciated everyone who has come through for her daddy, who underwent seven surgeries to keep him alive.

... reads: “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!”