Henrietta Kosoko is the third wife Jide Kosoko has lost

Popular actress, Henrietta Kosoko, wife of legendary actor Jide Kosoko, who passed on in the early hours today after losing her battle with diabetes, is the third wife the Lagos-born role interpreter is mourning.

Jide Kosoko had earlier lost two of his wives.

He made this revelation in his 60th birthday interview with Encomium Magazine two years ago.

‘When I lost two wives in a year, it was not easy but God gave me the opportunity to overcome it. It happened between October 1992 and November 1993,’ he said.

Henrietta, 52, died at R-Jolad Hospital, Bariga, Lagos.

The kid brother of the late actress who is identified as Krivosa confirmed the news of her death to NET saying, ‘Mummy has been ill for a while. She’s diabetic and she’s been battling the ailment for sometime. She was admitted at the R-Jolad Hospital two days ago, and we all thought she’ll be fine, only for us to get a call from the hospital a few hours ago that she passed on.’

Her unfortunate demise is coming 18 months after she cheated death following a terrible auto accident she was involved in on Sagamu-Abeokuta express road.