Ignore rumours. Olu Jacobs is fine, says Joke Silva


Veteran Nollywood actress, Joke Silva has ignored rumours that her husband, veteran actor Olu Jacobs, has passed away.

Earlier on Tuesday evening, October 5, 2021, Mr. Jacobs’ supposed death started trending on Twitter.

Silva indicated in an exclusive interview that Mr Jacobs is alive and enjoying a nice meal as at the time he was reported dead.

She was quoted by Punch as saying “Don’t mind them, they’re just talking rubbish; don’t disturb your head. He is in the living room right now about to have Eba and Ogbono soup. Let them keep deceiving themselves. He is hale and hearty”

The 79-year-old Jacobs, who has shown in many Nollywood movies were recently at a Lancelot Imasuen movie set in Lagos.