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Jide Kosoko’s Biography, Age, Net Worth, Wives, Children, Education, And Awards

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Prince Jide Kosoko is a Nigerian actor, director, and producer. He began his acting career as a child actor in 1964 in a television production named Makanjuola. He was born into a royal family, hence his traditional title of prince or “omoba” in the Yoruba language. Here are things you need to know about him; Biography, Age, Spouse, Children, Education, etc.

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Who is Jide Kosoko?

Kosoko was born in Lagos on the 12th of January,1954, to the Kosoko royal family of Lagos Island. Jide Kosoko accepted the invitation; he later went for the audition and was chosen for the role, playing a character called Alabi.

Full name: Prince Babajide Kosoko

Stage name: Jide Kosoko, Ofredoma

Date of birth: 12th of January,1954

Age: 68

Place of birth: Lagos Island

State of origin: Lagos State

Nationality: Nigerian

Tribe: Yoruba

Net worth: $700,000

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Education:  Yaba College of Technology

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Spouse/Wife:  Karimat Kosoko, Henrietta Kosoko

Occupation: Actor, Director

Marital status: Married

Children: 6

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Parents: Unavailable

Awards:  City People Movie Special Recognition Award, City People Movie Lifetime Achievement Award

Social media: [email protected]https://www.instagram.com/princejidekosoko/

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The young Jide grew up in Ebute Metta and was inspired by the huge success of Hubert Ogunde to go into acting when an acquaintance who was working with the Ifelodun traveling theatre troupe invited him to an audition for a role in Makanjuola, a telemovie.

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