Nigeria veteran actor, Pa Kasumu has been finally laid to rest in a message disclosed by his colleague Nollywood actress, Foluke Daramola after she shared the photos on her Instagram page with the caption;
Finally Pa Kasumu is laid to rest. RIP to a dear veteran Olukayode Odumosu. aka Pa kasunmu.
The late actor Olukayode Odumosu, aged 67, had been battling with heart, liver, and kidney diseases. He died on Sunday, March 1st 2020 at about 12 p.m. in Lantoro, Abeokuta, Ogun State.
Foluke described the late veteran as a professional and principled man.
The actress, who had Pa Kasumu as one of the beneficiaries of her initiative tagged ‘Nolly veteran SOS Project 2019’ for ailing and aging Nollywood veterans, said, “Pa Kasumu was a professional to the core.
“He was a very strict and principled man who was able to combine comedy with serious role(s). He would never take any role for granted. He distinguished himself out among others.
“I wasn’t close to the actor initially until I saw the need to help him and create a reminder in people’s mind on the status of the actor’s health”.
The late Nollywood actor, Olukayode Odumosu, also known as Pa Kasumu was born on March 16, 1953 in Agbeni area of Ibadan, Oyo State, but was from Ogun State. He started his career at the age of 15.