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How Jide and Henrietta Kosoko have lived apart for years


Nollywood couple Jide and Henrietta Kosoko have lived apart since 2007, encomium.ng impeccable sources revealed. And what separated the love birds was the complications polygamy threw up – but they still remained an item until death, on Monday, June 6, separated the actors who met about 20 years ago.

Insiders claimed that after they met through his wife Karimot Abimbola Kosoko (who has three children),the three lived as a polygamous family at two locations before Henrietta, 52 when she died from diabetes complications, decided to move to Bariga (Lagos) with her four children (two of them for Jide Kosoko). She became overwhelmed with the three way arrangement, and decided to get herself some space from the difficulties of polygamy.

We gathered that at the time they became an item, the two wives and their now 62 year old husband lived at Abule Oja, near Yaba College of Technology. They were all there for about five years, until they all moved to Ikola, near Command area of Lagos. They moved to Ikola around 2007.

And that same year, along with her children, she moved to the 4, Olanrewaju Street, Chemist bus stop, Bariga, until her death on Monday, June 6.

In 2014, Jide and Karimot Abimbola, with their children, moved to Ikorodu to join his other colleagues (from Taiwo Ogogo Hassan, Yinka Kura Quadri, Remmy Shitta-bey, Adebayo Oga Bello Salami, Adio Majesta to Muka Ray, among many) who have made the area their refuge.

Henrietta stayed put in Bariga, and kept her peace.

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