Veteran Nollywood actor, John Okafor, professionally known as Mr Ibu, has undergone five surgeries successfully.
VIDEONAOJA recalls that the comic actor, from an undisclosed hospital on a sickbed, sought Nigerians’ support on his medical bills.
While pleading with the public to assist him, Mr Ibu revealed that he was battling an ailment that may cost him his leg.
However, in a recent post via his Instagram page, the actor disclosed that he had undergone five successful surgeries.
He, further noted that his recovery is still in progress in the ICU, as he awaits to get stabilized so he can fly abroad for further advanced treatment.
Mr Ibu in his post sent his appreciation to the general public for their donations, adding that he is counting on them for their prayers and unwavering support.
The statement of the post read, “So far, Daddy has gone through 5 successful surgeries, and he is still recovering in the ICU. Daddy is immensely grateful and we are thankful to the general public during this phase of our lives. We appreciate all the donations made to this account, and as soon as Daddy is better he will personally acknowledge all donations respectively!
“We are still counting on all your prayers and unwavering support as we pray he gets stabilized quickly to enable us to fly him abroad for further advanced treatment… The John Okafor family is grateful to all Nigerians.