Jide Kososko’s wife, Henrietta, dies at 53

Veteran Yoruba actor and former president of the Association of Nigerian Theatre Arts Practitioners (ANTP), Jide Kosoko, has lost one of his wives, Henrietta Kosoko.

Henrietta, who was also an actress, was said to have died at the Jolad Hospital, Gbagada, Lagos on Monday morning, after complications which arose after an auto crash she had while travelling in her car in January.

Other reports said she battled with diabetes.

She celebrated her 53rd birthday last week.

Abeokuta, Ogun State-based Yoruba actor, Bolaji Amusan, confirmed her death to PUNCH.

Actress, Toyin Aimakhu, was quick to post a tribute to the deceased on her Instagram page.