Legendary Nollywood actor, Jide Kosoko has paid tribute to his late first wife, Alhaja Sherifat Abimbola Kosoko, three decades after her passing.
On his Instagram page, the seasoned movie star shared a vintage black and white photo of his late wife and penned a heartfelt tribute, expressing his emotions about her loss.
Jide Kosoko described Alhaja Sherifat as his first love and the mother of his elder children. He further elaborated on how her passing deeply impacted him and their family.
However, he emphasized that even though his first wife had passed away, he firmly believes she is forever present in his heart and spirit.
“Today marks the 30years remembrance of my darling wife, my very first love, Mother of my older children Late alhaja sherifat abimbola kosoko née Lawal.
“Death! is usually like rumour to us until it comes to someone very dear and precious to one! When I lost you in 1993 to the cold hands of death, it was not a pleasant exprience for me because you serve as my source of joy and happiness and that of your children too, you played a central and a vital role in the balance of the home even thou I got along few years after your demise, certain events & circumstances always trigger your loving memories.
“I know you stand with me in spirit hence I believe in the Yoruba adage which says ‘Oku olomo ki sun’ Comtinue to Rest In Peace my darling”