John Okafor a.k.a Mr. Ibu was born on 17 October 1960 into a humble family in Ankanu Local Government Area of Enugu State. He attended Community Central School, Eziokpo. He is married with kids and he grew up under the guidance of his grandfather, who was his source of inspiration.
Mr Ibu, is unquestionably one of Nigeria�s most talented comic characters in the movie industry. Okafor in recent times is best known for his humorous acting which is often characterized by stupidity, hilarious imbecility and a sharp disconnection from reality.