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Jide Kosoko’s Wife, Henrietta Is Dead

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Posted: Jun 6, 2016 at 4:51 pm   /   by   /   comments (0)

Henrietta Kosoko, a Nollywood Actress and wife of veteran actor, Jide Kosoko is dead.

Reports on the social media have it that the actress slumped and was rushed to a private hospital on Monday, June 6, 2016, where she was confirmed dead by a medical doctor.

Henrietta, who only last week celebrated her 53rd birthday until death, was married to veteran actor and former president of the Association of Nigerian Theatre Arts Practitioners (ANTP), Prince Jide Kosoko.

Henrietta who is Kosoko’s third wife was said to have slumped at home and was rushed to the hospital where she was pronounced dead.

Nollywood actress, Toyin Aimakhu took to Instagram to confirm the news. The actress shared a photo of the veteran actress with tearful smileys. “Aunty henrietta why why. God God,” she wrote.

A close family source disclosed that before her demise, she was battling diabetes for a while, causing her sugar level to fluctuate.

Henrietta Kosoko was extremely popular in the mid 90’s after starring in a series of successful Yoruba movies. Her most famous movie is perhaps ‘Omolade‘ which was a blockbuster hit released in 1995. She also starred in a few English movies also.