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Tears Flow for Mr. Ibu as Thousands Mourn Popular Nigerian Actor

Date: June 29, 2024

Enugu, Nigeria – Thousands of mourners gathered on Friday to bid farewell to beloved Nigerian actor, John Okafor, popularly known as Mr. Ibu. The veteran actor was laid to rest in his hometown of Amuri, Enugu State, amidst tears and tributes.

Mr. Ibu, who passed away on March 2, 2024, at the age of 62, was celebrated for his contributions to the Nigerian film industry, known as Nollywood. His humorous performances in over 200 films endeared him to fans across the country.

Popular Nigerian actor, John Okafor died on March 2, 2024 after battling with illness.

The burial ceremony was attended by colleagues, friends, and fans, who came to pay their respects to the late actor. Eulogies poured in from industry professionals, with many describing Mr. Ibu as a mentor, a legend, and a kind soul.

His funeral procession was accompanied by traditional music and tears, as mourners said their final goodbyes. Mr. Ibu’s legacy will be deeply missed, but his impact on Nigerian cinema will continue to be celebrated.

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