John Okafor popularly known as Mr Ibu was born October 17, 1960. He is an indigene of Umunekwu village in Eziokwe, Nkanu Local Government Area of Enugu State. Mr Ibu has 7 siblings (4 male and 3 female) sadly lost his father in 1975. Growing up was tough for him and he had to train himself from secondary school up to his higher institution. He had to make a living from selling firewood, hair dressing and butchering animals.
iROKOtv Nollywood Star Birthday: John “Mr Ibu” Okafor
Posted on October 17, 2013
He is a graduate of Mass Communication from the Institute of Management and Technology (IMT) Enugu.
He got his stage from the movie Mr Ibu in 2004 where he played the lead role. He became a household name after that movie.
Mr Ibu is unarguably one of Nigeria’s most talented comic characters in Nollywood.
He is married with kids.
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