How i came about my stage name, Mr. Ibu – John Okafor


Nollywood actor, John Okafor, has revealed how he came about his stage name, Mr. Ibu.

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“Mr. Ibu is my grandfather’s name. I have known that from childhood, and he was a bigger comedian than me, even though he is late now, I still remember one or two things he used to do. In fact, I am going to put up another kind of act from him which I am going to show this time around. I want to change the face of acting, talking about comedy,” the popular comedian told New Telegraph when asked to differentiate between the character Ibu and the man, John Okafor.

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