Chioma Jasmine Okafor, born on November 10, 1994, in Anambra State, is the adopted daughter of Nollywood actor, John Okafor, popularly known as Mr. Ibu. Emerging as a rising Nigerian actress and commercial model, her journey is a blend of fame, personal relationships, and family controversies.
Rise to Stardom
Jasmine became popular in the entertainment industry and on social when she got featured on the popular TV series, Superstory Monica, capturing the hearts of viewers and propelling her into the limelight. She also creates content with her father , Mr Ibu leveraging his fame as Nollywood super star to gain popularity.
State Of Origin and Education
Jasmine Chioma Okafor is from Idemili-South local government area of Anambra State, Chioma Okafor studied Business Administration at Nnamdi Azikwe University in Awka.
Age and Career
Born on November 10, 1994, Chioma Jasmine Okafor, at 29 years old, not only embraces her role as the daughter of the legendary Nollywood actor, Mr. Ibu, but also shines as a popular TikTok content creator and influencer, showcasing her versatility as a fast-rising actress and commercial model.
Love, Marriage, and Heartbreak
Jasmine Okafor was married to her UK based boyfriend whom she met on TikTok in 2022. She opened up about the complexities of her personal life, declaring the end of her nine-month marriage after their wedding. The marriage ended because she found out that the man was married and had three children but did not tell her. She shared her heartbreak, revealing pressures in her first marriage, including undisclosed children from her husband’s past.
“These nine months have been the finest of my life! I have absolutely no regrets at all! I simply won’t accept a lie, ever!” – Jasmine Okafor
Jasmine engagement to Actor Ken Erics
Six months after ending her marriage with her UK based husband she met on TikTok , she found love again, getting engaged to fellow Nollywood actor Ken Eric.
Sharing the proposal video on her Instagram page, Jasmine appreciated the actor for giving her reasons to try love again.
Jasmine wrote: “I have tasted Your Love. And it’s so sweet. Thank you so much for reviving my love life. You made me believe I could love again. Cheers to forever with you @kenerics.
“There is madness in loving you, but it is that lack of reason that makes it feel so flawless. Your laughter is what I’m most craziest about.”
Financial Matters , Family Controversies and Accusations
Accusations surfaced involving an alleged romantic relationship between Chioma Okafor and her adopted father, Mr. Ibu, in . His wife, Stella Maris, made claims of an amorous connection, leading to public scrutiny and advice for Jasmine to distance herself.
Mr. Ibu’s Response and Reconciliation
Mr. Ibu, addressing the allegations in an Instagram Live session with Daddy Freeze, dismissed them as false.
Also, Jasmine had claimed that Mr Ibu’s wife , Stella Maris was asking for money to buy a new car, an iPhone 15 and more money to do BBL. This was made public by Martins Vincent Otse popularly known as Very Dark Black Man .
Responding to the allegations, Mr Ibu’s wife said it’s not possible for a woman whose husband is in critical condition in the hospital to be thinking of doing BBL or buying the latest iPhone. She said she only requested to see the account statement of the donation money and how the money donated by the public which has ran over 100 million is being spent. Stella Maris also claimed that Jasmine is planning to travel to UK next month and that she secretly got married to one of her step sons and that they are collaborating together.
Shocking Revelations: Leaked Audio
A controversial audio recording surfaced, purportedly featuring Mr. Ibu confessing to a past romantic involvement with Jasmine, creating a storm of controversies surrounding the actor’s family, health, and properties.
Mr Ibu Health Struggles
Mr. Ibu’s prolonged hospitalization, leading to the amputation of one of his legs, remains a somber note in this unfolding saga.
In the midst of fame, love, and family disputes, Chioma Jasmine Okafor’s journey continues, leaving the public eagerly anticipating the next chapter in her compelling story.