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The Actors Guild of Nigeria affirms its continuous provision of support to ailing actor John Okafor, known as Mr. Ibu, a commitment that was in place even before the viral report of his health condition.
This comes amidst the backlashes trailing the movie’s group concerning the abandonment of their members, particularly in times of medical issues.
The Director of Communications for the Actors Guild, Kate Henshaw, in a video shared on its official Instagram account on a Friday reiterated their commitment to their members.
Henshaw emphasized the guild’s unwavering dedication to aiding its members during challenging times, particularly when it comes to health-related issues.
“We are compelled to make this public statement in reaction to the vituperations of some netizens over the health of one of our respected and esteemed members, John Okafor, popularly known as Mr Ibu.
“We are not here to join issues with anybody, but we want to set the records straight over the public outcry the guild and his colleagues have abandoned him at his point of need.
“The guild has never abandoned any of its members in need, especially with health interventions. We have been in the forefront of providing necessary support to mr Ibu even before his health conditions was ever made public,” the statement reads in part.(www.naija247news.com).