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#CelebrityBirthday: Mr Ibu, Ashionye Raccah Are A Year Older Today

Today, October 17, Nollywood Actor and a comedian John Okafor (a.k.a Mr Ibu) is a year older today
Mr. Ibu at AMVCA 2016Mr. Ibu at AMVCA 2016

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, Today, October 17 is  actress Ashionye Raccah’s birthday

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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.

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