Sunday, March 1, 2020 9:09 pm
After some months on sickbed, veteran Nollywood actor, Kayode Odumosu popularly known as Pa Kasumu has finally succumbed to cold hands of death
The colleague of the late actor, Foluke Daramola-Salako announced his death on her Instagram page on Sunday, March 1, 2020.
According to her, the actor died after a brief illness.
Daramola said the news was broken to her by a close source that stays around the hospital where Pa Kasumu died.
“BREAKING NEWS! Our model veteran actor, Pa Kasumu finally takes a bow.
“It is with so much heavy pain in our hearts that we regret to announce that our #paraafricafoundation model actor has given up the ghost after a brief illness,” she said.
She added that she would keep the public updated on new developments as regards his death.
News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that “Pa Kasumu” was a household name in the Yoruba movie industry many years ago, until he was diagnosed with an illness in 2013.
He started his acting career at the age of 15 and featured in several home movies.
It will be recalled that Daramola -Salako had some weeks raised alarm that Pa Kasumu was seriously sick.
She had consequently launched a lifeline, tagged, ‘Nolly veteran SOS Project 2019’ for him and other ailing and aging thespians.