|Her four kids at wake keep service|
Henrietta Kosoko breathed her last on Monday, June 6, 2016.
The Delta state-born actress passed on in the early hours of Monday
at R-Jolad Hospital, Bariga, Lagos after a long battle with diabetes.
Her last moments
Contrary to reports that she slumped before she was rushed to the
hospital, her younger brother, Krisvosa, who was her manager,
Krisvosa said Henrietta fell seriously ill two weeks ago and was
taken to R-Jolad Hospital, Bariga, and had returned home before the
According to him, “It all started two weeks ago. Apparently, she
was diabetic and was managing the ailment. She fell seriously ill two
weeks ago and we took her to the hospital and where she was admitted for
few days. She came back home doing very fine. She showed great sign of
recovery and everybody was happy that the storm was over.
“Few days after, the sickness relapsed and we took her back to
the hospital. She was admitted for the second time and died two days
after. She died around 9 am on Monday morning.“
Between Henrietta and Jide Kosoko
Until her demise, she was married to the legendary Lagos-born actor.
They lived together for several years at Jide Kosoko’s former house at
Ajasa Command, by Ekoro Road, Abule-Egba, Lagos.
Though, it was once reported that she had parted ways with her
husband, following her decision to move out of her matrimonial home four
years ago, Henrietta denied the rumour. This happened after Jide married his fourth wife, Alhaja Kareemat.Up until her death, Henrietta lived
at Akoka Road, Lagos, with
She is survived by four children
A mother of four, Henrietta Kosoko had a set of twins from her
previous marriage to one Mr. Olowu. She also gave birth to a boy (Oluwamuyiwa) and a girl (Temilade) with Jide Kosoko.
One of her twin boys, Taiwo Olowu aka LT is a rising
pop act, who has several songs to his credit. Henrietta practically
played the role of his manager and was always attending shows with him
until her demise.
SOURCE: Kemi Filani Blog