Mr. Ibu has shed light on circumstances leading to the collapse of his first marriage.
The veteran comic actor noted that his ex-wives left him because his financial standing at that time wasn’t the best to support the family. He opined the experiences made him realize the need for him to provide for his family and provide for them.
He made this known in a recent interview with the PUNCH.
“My first and second marriages failed; they (my wives) left me after having a child each for me. I wondered what made them make such decisions, and they made me know that it was because I didn’t have money,” he said.
He then added, “This made me know that I have to be able to keep my family and provide for them and make sure that they are satisfied and do not have any reason to look down on me.
Mr Ibu highlighted some factors needed to be a good father as confidence and the ability to learn every day. He also added that he teaches people how to build a home despite his failures in the past.
“First of all, you have to build confidence in yourself. You learn every day as a father, and I never miss any opportunity to learn every day and this makes me a better parent. I have people who learn from me and I teach them how to build a home even though I had some ups and downs in the course of trying to build a home,” he said.