Nollywood actor, John Okafor, popularly known as Mr Ibu, has given an update on his health after undergoing five successful surgeries.
Recall that the legendary thespian, while celebrating his 63rd birthday from the hospital bed, appealed to Nigerians to come to his aid in settling his medical bills, stating that he was battling an ailment that may cost him his leg.
He, however, stated that he is still recovering in the ICU, and is waiting to get stabilized so he can fly abroad for further advanced treatment.
The family, however, extends appreciation to all Nigerians who have supported the actor in one way or another during this trying time for them
They also assured that Mr. Ibu will personally acknowledge all the donations he has received so far at the appropriate time.
The statement reads, “We want to thank God and most especially the General public for their support, encouragement, and prayers doing this trying period for our dad”
“We called on Good Nigerians and we are very grateful for the response in every aspect, most especially the donations, it came in very timely and very helpful.”
“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.”