Nollywood star and comedian, John Okafor, who is popularly known as Mr Ibu and Ashionye Raccah are celebrating their birthday today Monday, October 17, 2016.
Mr Ibu, the comic character was born in Enugu on October 17, 1961.
He rose to fame when he acted in the 2004 comic movie “Mr Ibu” which earned him his acclaimed stage name.
His humorous acting is often characterised by stupidity, hilarious imbecility and a sharp disconnection from reality.
Also actress Ashionye Raccah, the Nigerian actress and singer got her shot to fame when she starred on M-Net series “Doctors Quarters” and also “Tinsel“. While still in the music industry full time the delta state native worked with artistes on her albums from M.I Abaga to Teeymix, General Pype.
She is also behind the Girl Power movement, an organization for emancipation for young girls.
In 2012, she released a highly acclaimed movie called “Journey to Self” which got her nominated for the African Movie Awards.