Mr Ibu Funeral Details Revealed

Iconic actor John Okafor famously known as Mr Ibu, is set to be buried three months after his death.

The details of Mr Ibu’s burial ceremony have been revealed and it will feature a five-day event. The family shared a statement revealing every step of the burial ceremony.

It will begin on June 25, which will feature a high-profile novelty march followed by a session named Mr Ibu Night the next day, on 26 June. It will feature a candlelight procession and live entertainment.

Then on June 27, a Christian wake will be held at Mr Ibu’s compound in Eziokwe Amuri, Nkanu West, before the funeral service takes place the next day, on June 29. On the last day, June 30, there will be a thanksgiving service for family, friends and well-wishers.

The full statement read,

“The Okafor family in Eziokwe Amuri, Nkanu West LGA in Enugu State wishes to honour the loving memory of our hero and a legend John Ikechukwu Okafor who even in death has left a legacy of love, laughter and liveliness.”

“We would appreciate your esteemed presence as we lay to rest our son, husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle and in-law on the 28th of June 2024. Kindly join us as we share the best and last moments with our icon.”

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