The news of his passage was confirmed by star actress, Foluke Daramola- Salako of the PARA Foundation on telephone with FlipTV.
“We lost Pa Kasumu this afternoon, at exactly 12noon in a Lantoro, Abeokuta, Ogun State hospital. He was taken to the hospital five days ago and about noon he went to the restroom and shortly after, he passed on to glory.
Pa Kasumu would have celebrated his 67th birthday in this month of March.
Kasumu had earlier lost his eye sight and had problem walking after he suffered a stroke attack.
Recently, the veteran actor was at the event launched by actress, Foluke Daramola for ailing and aging Nollywood veterans.
Odumosu was reported to have suffered from both liver and heart ailments that affected his memory and eyesight.
The condition only worsened after he couldn’t raise enough money to fund his trip to India to continue his treatment.
According to reports, the veteran actor initially fell ill in 2013 when he suffered a partial stroke but he travelled to India in 2015 for treatment and his condition showed signs of improvement. His condition however relapsed and his health worsened. He became physically impaired and unable to walk.
Burial arrangements will be announced by the family.