Foluke Daramola-Salako, has announced the death of veteran actor, Kayode Odumosu, popularly known as Pa Kasumu on her Instagram page on Sunday.
According to her, the actor died after a brief illness.
“Our model veteran actor Pa Kasunmu Kayode Odumosu finally takes a bow. It is with so much heavy pain in our hearts that we regret to announce that he has given up the ghost”.
“The news was broken by a close source that stays around the hospital where he gave up the ghost. We will keep you updated with further information on this.”
Pa Kasumu was aged 67 years.
However, a reliable source hinted that Pa Kasumu’s death may have been finally caused by a brief illness but that the main problem he battled with was poor health and low quality of life due to poverty.
The source revealed that the veteran actor almost turned a beggar in the latter part of his life.
He advised that Nigerian actors, stakeholders and relevant association should invest in insurance and pension schemes that may take care of the future of the artist and unforeseen tragedies.