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JUST IN: Veteran actor, Jide Kosoko loses actress wife

Nollyhood actor and movie producer, Prince Jide Kosoko, in the early hours on Monday morning lost one of his wives, Henrietta Kosoko.

Henrietta, who was also an actress, was said to have died at the Sacred Heart Catholic Hospital, Lantoro, Abeokuta, after complications which arose after an auto crash she had while travelling in her car in January.
A Yoruba actor based in Abeokuta, Bolaji Amusan popularly known as Baba Latin, confirmed her death but he did not give details.
When our correspondent called him on the telephone for confirmation, he said, “It is true.”
Toyin Aimakhu, also confirmed her death to our correspondent.
According to reports, the actress slumped at home, and was rushed to the hospital where she died. They has been no official statement from her family.
Henrietta was popular for “Omolade,” “Eleda Teju,” “Boya Lemo” among others.
In her lifetime, Henrietta Kosoko was a native of Delta State. Her native name was Emumejiakpo.
She came into limelight in 1995 following her lead role in the movie “Omolade,” which she was popularly known for.
She was the second wife of Nollywood veteran and former President of Association of Theatre Practitioners of Nigeria (ANTP), Jide Kosoko.
The late actress who grew up in Mushin, started her acting career in the area, and met her husband while on the job.

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