Information that Olu Jacobs is dead spread like wildfire on Social Media but Jacobs’ wife, Joke Silva took to Social Media to address the mis-information and she revealed that her Husband is ‘Hale and Hearty’.
Joke Silva in an Interview revealed that together with her Family, they found the whole situation depressing. This Fake News on Olu Jacobs death spread like wildfire yesterday and it’s had over 50,000 searches on the internet. whoever did this must have a good explanation.
Joke Silva added that as soon as the Fake Info was out, she received tons of Phone Calls and Text Messages from Family Members, friends and well wishers who wanted to inquire if she had truly lost her Husband, Olu Jacobs.
The Legendary Nigerian Actor and Veteran, Olu Jacobs who has starred in Award Winning Nollywood productions, several British movies was born 1942 and will turn 80 by Next Month, this information was revealed by his wife in the bid to debunk rumors of His Death.
Spokesperson of The Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN), Monalisa Chinda-Coker stated in an Interview on Tuesday Night revealed that Olu Jacobs was not dead, she added that the Veteran Actor was still hale and hearty.
In Monalisa’s Interview with Premium Times, She Said “Disregard the malicious rumor about his death making rounds especially on social media. It is fake news”.
“The National President of the Actors Guild of Nigeria is in touch with the family.
We use this medium to warn mischief makers and enemies of our industry to desist from this wickedness.”
Shortly after the news surfaced, actress Lala Akindoju who is a close friend to Olu Jacobs and his wife took to social media to warn Nigerians who spread the word that ‘Olu Jacobs is dead’. Lala revealed that she spoke with the Legendary Nollywood actor and he is very much Alive.
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