Following the death of veteran Nollywood actress, Henrietta Kosoko on Monday, June 6, 2016, her husband and veteran actor, Prince Jide Kosoko has announced plans for her funeral.
According to the official message from the family yesterday,
With heavy heart, I hereby officially announce the death of my wife, Henrietta Kosoko. it happened at about 10:30am on Monday 6th of June, 2016 at Al-jolad hospital, There will be a christian wake -keep and artiste performances on Thursday 9th of June ,2016 from 4 pm to 9 pm. At Ltv 8, Agidingbi Ikeja. The Burial service at the Catholic Church, and interment follows at Atan cementry on Friday 10th of June 2016. thanks.
Signed Prince Jide Kosoko
Henrietta who last week celebrated her 53rd birthday was said to have slumped and was rushed to the hospital were she died. She came into the limelight in 1995 after playing a lead role in the movie, ‘Omolade’.
Until her death, Henrietta was married to a popular actor and one time president of the Association of Nigeria Theatre-Arts Practitioners (ANTP), an umbrella body of all Yoruba thespians in the country, Prince Jide Kosoko.