As he celebrates his birthday in a hospital setting, devoted lovers and fans of the well-known Nollywood actor John Okafor, also known as Mr. Ibu, are coming together to express their sincere prayers and greetings.
On Tuesday, the veteran actor celebrated his 62nd birthday, surrounded by his wife and children while being confined to a hospital bed.
His daughter, Jasmine Okafor, shared a touching video capturing this poignant moment. In the video, Mr. Ibu can be seen sitting up in pain, with a birthday cake and packs of juices in front of him as he shared the day with his loved ones.
Jasmine expressed her deep sadness at witnessing her father celebrate what should have been a joyous occasion from his hospital room.
She disclosed that the veteran actor has been facing a significant health battle for the past two weeks and remains resilient.
In her heartfelt message, Jasmine conveyed her utmost wish for her father to regain his health and stand on his feet once more.
“Happy birthday Daddy @realmribu ! It breaks my heart that we are celebrating you today from the HOSPITAL Bed ! My greatest wish today is that God crowns you with Devine healing, Good health , and many more happy years ! This past two weeks , you have fought a good fight and you are still standing tall. We are here for you ! Victory is assured! Speedy recovery papa”
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xabelpower’s – Witnessing your parents age and become frail is one of the most profound and uniquely painful experiences.
chiomzy_anowai’s – Oh, he shares his birthday with my dad! Happy birthday to him! 😍
jessy_wonda’s – Happy birthday, papa! May you have a long life filled with prosperity and good health. May God Almighty shower you with blessings! 🎉🎉🎉🎉🎂
otweytwey’s – Wishing a happy birthday to my beloved sugar daddy! 😍 Long life and prosperity, sir! 🙌😍
hair_by_ijefine’s – Dear God, please grant him good health. 🙌🙏 Happy birthday to him! 🎂
duhh.itzzammie’s – Happy birthday to you, sir! ❤️🎂🥂🍾
crazeclown’s – 🙏🏾🙏🏾 Praying for God’s divine healing upon him. 🤎🙏🏾 Amen.
joycekalu’s – Wishing you a blessed and joyful birthday, sir! 🎉🎂🥂