Veteran actor Mr Ibu is one of the most successful industry players. Over two decades of acting, the comic actor has achieved for himself almost what be wished for in life.
Whenever Mr Ibu teamed up with Aki and Pawpaw, Nollywood fanatics got glued to their televisions. He is married to a second wife after he parted ways with the first one, he married Stella Maris Okafor.
John Ikechukwu Okafor after marrying Stella Maris, recounted how he had an ugly experience with his former wife, and hoped that his second wife become a compensation to him by God.
Before he became an actor, he worked as a hairstylist and photographer. He got admission into a training college after secondary school but dropped out due to financial constraints. Mr Ibu worked hard for money to sponsor his education. He was then enrolled into the Institute of Management and Technology.
Mr Ibu has featured in over 200 movies with the most popular one coming in 2004 dubbed Mr Ibu where he got the house name, Mr Ibu.
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