Jide Kosoko’s Wife Henrietta Passes On At 53 – Actress and the wife of iconic actor Jide Kosoko, Henrietta Kosoko has died at the age of 53.
Henrietta Kosoko was reportedly diabetic, and died barely a week after celebrating her 53rd birthday. According to reports, she slumped at her residence, and had given up the ghost before getting to the hospital.
Two of her daughters, Bidemi and Sola Kosoko confirmed the death on Facebook, writing: “Henrietta Kosoko Is Dead. We will miss you MAMA. May your Rest In perfect Peace. :'( :'( :'(“
Tributes have already been coming in for Henrietta, with the President of the Association of Nigerian Theatre Arts Practitioners, Comrade Victor Ashaolu describing her death as “a big blow to us in ANTP, and the film industry.”
Actor Saidi Balogun also took to Instagram to pay homage, writing: “We just lost one of us. The wife of a veteran actor and our colleague, Herrienta Kosoko. we pray that Almighty God will give her eternal rest. RIP.”
Our thoughts go out to the Kosoko family in this difficult time.