|Reports reaching Showbiz Network Ghana has it that ace Nigerian Actor and African comedy legend, John Okafor’s Lagos residence was attacked by armed robbers on Sunday.
According to the actor, he was far away in Enugu when the robbers invaded his home in the Ikate area of Lagos and made away with 1 Million Naira cash and 12 expensive wristwatches, four of which are valued at 8 million Naira and some other properties.
”My wife, children and in-law were sleeping when the robbers attacked. According to my wife, they came in around 3am. They broke the doors and gained entrance inside the house. They were asking where is Mr Ibu. Maybe they planned to come and kill me but I was not there. They carted away N1 million cash that was meant for renovations being done in my house, my expensive watches. Four out of the 12 watches that were stolen cost N8 million because they were N2 million each gold watches that somebody bought for me.The others were N500,000, N400,000 N300, 000 watches. I love big watches. My wife’s gold and other jewelries were also stolen. They also stole four phones that I left in the house. Thankfully, they did not injure anyone of them”
The actor however said some arrest have been made
Mr. Ibu has won multiple awards for his comic roles in movies and has featured in over 200 movies both in Nigeria and abroad.
| By: Gabla Godwin/ Showbiz Network Ghana
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