On Tuesday, there were bits of gossip via web-based media stages that the celebrity had kicked the bucket in the wake of doing combating with an undisclosed ailment.
Yakubu said the 79-year-old entertainer, whom he tended to as "Uncle Olu", isn't dead yet "robust and good."
"Kindly negligence the report. Uncle Olu is alive, sound and good. Affirmed," he composed.
This isn't whenever that the web first would be flooded with information on the entertainer's reputed passing.
In June last year, the AGN had exposed comparative gossipy tidbits about Jacobs' demise. The aide had likewise cautioned "agitators" to cease from such "fiendishness."
"The public leader of the Actors Guild of Nigeria is in contact with the family. We utilize this medium to caution instigators and foes of our industry to cease from this fiendishness," it had said.
The ace entertainer and Joke Silva, his significant other, were additionally in the information in October last year over a case that they supported a unidentified medication for treating diabetes — a case the couple denied.
"Olu Jacobs and I have NOT supported any medicine to treat diabetes. On the off chance that and when we do, the public will be educated ahead of time on our foundation and it will be varying media," Silva had said.