Renowned actor John Okafor, popularly known as Mr Ibu, has recently undergone the amputation of one of his legs, according to a statement released by his family on his Instagram page. The decision to amputate the leg was made in order to preserve his life amidst his ongoing health struggles. The statement further revealed that Mr Ibu has successfully undergone seven surgeries thus far.
The family expressed their profound gratitude to all the individuals who have provided assistance and support during this challenging time. They emphasized the immense impact of the help received and acknowledged that no words can adequately express their appreciation.
The statement also highlighted the urgency of continued support from kind-hearted Nigerians, as Mr Ibu’s condition remains fragile and he requires ongoing assistance. The family humbly requested for any form of support that can contribute to his recovery and well-being.
The Okafor family reiterated their gratitude to everyone who has extended their support, emphasizing that each act of kindness is cherished and not taken for granted. They assured that once Mr Ibu’s condition stabilizes, he will personally express his gratitude to each person who has stood by him during this challenging period.